Bhawanipur Village, with population of 1478 is Varanasi sub district's the 364th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhawanipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 320th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1572 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Bhawanipur which is within the village. The village comes under Bhawani Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 29 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1478 people, among them 785 (53%) are male and 693 (47%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhawanipur village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 211 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhawanipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,478 929 467 82 219
Male 785 501 244 40 112
Female 693 428 223 42 107

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1245. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.1% which is -5% lower than male population growth rate of 21.1%. General caste population has increased by 2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 37.8% and child population has decreased by -10.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhawanipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 3 38 0 -10
Male 21 8 33 0 -16
Female 16 -3 44 0 -3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 883 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 854, in schedule caste is 914 and in schedule tribe is 1050. There are 955 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 134 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhawanipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -38 -99 72 1,050 134
2011 883 854 914 1,050 955
2001 921 953 842 0 821

Literacy

Total 952 people in the village are literate, among them 596 are male and 356 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhawanipur is 76%. 89% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhawanipur

Total Male Female
Change 14 7 19
2011 76 89 61
2001 62 82 42

Workers profile

Bhawanipur has 25% (375) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 9% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhawanipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 25 15 10 75
Male 40 26 14 61
Female 9 3 6 91