Basantpur Village, with population of 136 is Varanasi sub district's the 52nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Basantpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 104th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 680 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Basantpur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Basantpur village to Varanasi is 20 km. Pin code of Basantpur village is 221311. The village comes under Basantpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 136 people, among them 71 (52%) are male and 65 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basantpur village is 19%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 23 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Basantpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 136 136 0 0 26
Male 71 71 0 0 12
Female 65 65 0 0 14

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 54.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 88. Female population growth rate of the village is 58.5% which is 7.4% higher than male population growth rate of 51.1%. General caste population has increased by 54.5% and child population has increased by 44.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Basantpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 55 55 0 0 44
Male 51 51 0 0 9
Female 59 59 0 0 100

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915,. There are 1167 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 531 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Basantpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 43 0 0 531
2011 915 915 0 0 1,167
2001 872 872 0 0 636

Literacy

Total 79 people in the village are literate, among them 49 are male and 30 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basantpur is 72%. 83% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Basantpur

Total Male Female
Change 10 3 18
2011 72 83 59
2001 61 81 41

Workers profile

Basantpur has 34% (46) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 15% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Basantpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 34 0 66
Male 51 51 0 49
Female 15 15 0 85