Dhanpalpur Village, with population of 1031 is Varanasi sub district's the 351st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dhanpalpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 277th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2148 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Dhanpalpur village to Varanasi is 12 km. The village comes under Karna Dandy panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 14 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1031 people, among them 545 (53%) are male and 486 (47%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhanpalpur village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 181 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhanpalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,031 627 394 10 166
Male 545 338 200 7 86
Female 486 289 194 3 80

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 930. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.2% which is -5.1% lower than male population growth rate of 13.3%. General caste population has increased by 16.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1% and child population has decreased by -6.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhanpalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 16 1 0 -7
Male 13 19 2 0 -10
Female 8 13 1 0 -4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 855, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 429. There are 930 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 56 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhanpalpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -41 -46 -10 429 56
2011 892 855 970 429 930
2001 933 901 980 0 874

Literacy

Total 597 people in the village are literate, among them 369 are male and 228 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhanpalpur is 69%. 80% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhanpalpur

Total Male Female
Change 9 6 12
2011 69 80 56
2001 60 75 44

Workers profile

Dhanpalpur has 37% (381) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 23% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhanpalpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 32 5 63
Male 49 40 9 51
Female 23 22 1 77