Basant Ptti Village, with population of 3283 is Varanasi sub district's the 120th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Basant Ptti village is 0 km2 and it is the 48th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 36478 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Basant Ptti which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Basant Ptti village to Varanasi is 18 km. Pin code of Basant Ptti village is 221302. The village comes under Sadar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3283 people, among them 1724 (53%) are male and 1559 (47%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basant Ptti village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 517 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Basant Ptti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,283 3,196 65 22 525
Male 1,724 1,680 33 11 275
Female 1,559 1,516 32 11 250

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2873. Female population growth rate of the village is 17% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 11.9%. General caste population has increased by 15%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -30.9% and child population has decreased by -12.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Basant Ptti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 15 -31 0 -13
Male 12 13 -34 0 -16
Female 17 18 -27 0 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 909 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 71 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Basant Ptti

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 37 90 1,000 71
2011 904 902 970 1,000 909
2001 866 865 880 0 838

Literacy

Total 1872 people in the village are literate, among them 1149 are male and 723 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basant Ptti is 68%. 79% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Basant Ptti

Total Male Female
Change 16 13 20
2011 68 79 55
2001 52 67 35

Workers profile

Basant Ptti has 36% (1176) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 21% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Basant Ptti

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 24 12 64
Male 49 38 11 51
Female 21 9 12 79