Kasipur Village, with population of 1514 is Varanasi sub district's the 355th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kasipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 408th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2163 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kasipur village to Varanasi is 16 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kasipur village is 221311. The village comes under Kashipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 17 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1514 people, among them 804 (53%) are male and 710 (47%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kasipur village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 222 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kasipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,514 1,214 266 34 229
Male 804 646 140 18 127
Female 710 568 126 16 102

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1212. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.8% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of 25%. General caste population has increased by 18.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 43% and child population has increased by 16.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kasipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25 18 43 0 16
Male 25 19 41 0 43
Female 25 18 45 0 -6

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 879, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 889. There are 803 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 410 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kasipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 -7 21 889 -410
2011 883 879 900 889 803
2001 885 886 879 0 1,213

Literacy

Total 1016 people in the village are literate, among them 623 are male and 393 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kasipur is 79%. 92% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kasipur

Total Male Female
Change 3 -1 9
2011 79 92 65
2001 76 93 56

Workers profile

Kasipur has 27% (402) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 6% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kasipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 23 3 73
Male 44 40 5 56
Female 7 5 2 94