Gobindpur Village, with population of 1240 is Varanasi sub district's the 412nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gobindpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 312nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2385 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Gobindpur village to Varanasi is 20 km. The village comes under Bhimchandi 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 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1240 people, among them 663 (53%) are male and 577 (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gobindpur village is 15%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 189 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gobindpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,240 1,100 140 0 184
Male 663 591 72 0 91
Female 577 509 68 0 93

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1106. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.5% which is -13.1% lower than male population growth rate of 18.6%. General caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.7% and child population has decreased by -22.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gobindpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 12 16 0 -23
Male 19 17 31 0 -17
Female 6 6 3 0 -27

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 870 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 944. There are 1022 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 109 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 142 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gobindpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -109 -93 -256 0 -142
2011 870 861 944 0 1,022
2001 979 954 1,200 0 1,164

Literacy

Total 726 people in the village are literate, among them 424 are male and 302 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gobindpur is 69%. 74% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gobindpur

Total Male Female
Change 4 -2 10
2011 69 74 62
2001 65 76 52

Workers profile

Gobindpur has 35% (438) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 17% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gobindpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 19 17 65
Male 51 33 19 49
Female 17 3 14 83