Rajapur Village, with population of 501 is Varanasi sub district's the 177th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rajapur village is 0 km2 and it is the 216th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1354 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rajapur village to Varanasi is 24 km. Pin code of Rajapur village is 221311. The village comes under Kathhipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 24 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 501 people, among them 250 (50%) are male and 251 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajapur village is 12%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 75 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 501 501 0 0 62
Male 250 250 0 0 36
Female 251 251 0 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 458. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.7% which is 20.7% higher than male population growth rate of 0%. General caste population has increased by 9.4% and child population has decreased by -36.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 9 0 0 -37
Male 0 0 0 0 -35
Female 21 21 0 0 -40

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1004 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004,. There are 722 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 172 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 172 172 0 0 -60
2011 1,004 1,004 0 0 722
2001 832 832 0 0 782

Literacy

Total 321 people in the village are literate, among them 177 are male and 144 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajapur is 73%. 83% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 29%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajapur

Total Male Female
Change 13 1 29
2011 73 83 64
2001 60 82 35

Workers profile

Rajapur has 53% (266) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 55% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 39 14 47
Male 51 48 3 49
Female 55 31 25 45