Jagatpur Village, with population of 2342 is Varanasi sub district's the 208th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jagatpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 342nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3969 persons per km2.

The village comes under Jugatpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.


The village is home to 2342 people, among them 1207 (52%) are male and 1135 (48%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jagatpur village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 369 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2231. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.2% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 3.9%. General caste population has decreased by -1.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.9% and child population has decreased by -28.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 940 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 967, in schedule caste is 871 and in schedule tribe is 979. There are 907 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1581 people in the village are literate, among them 926 are male and 655 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jagatpur is 78%. 89% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Jagatpur has 38% (882) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 26% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.