Gobindpur Village, with population of 2665 is Varanasi sub district's the 170th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gobindpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 130th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 11587 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Gobindpur village to Varanasi is 6 km. The village comes under Gorindapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 2665 people, among them 1410 (53%) are male and 1255 (47%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gobindpur village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 419 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gobindpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,665 2,515 117 33 369
Male 1,410 1,335 59 16 190
Female 1,255 1,180 58 17 179

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 42.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1874. Female population growth rate of the village is 53.4% which is 19.9% higher than male population growth rate of 33.5%. General caste population has increased by 43.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.8% and child population has increased by 8.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gobindpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42 43 -1 0 8
Male 34 36 -18 0 -1
Female 53 53 26 0 19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 890 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 884, in schedule caste is 983 and in schedule tribe is 1063. There are 942 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 115 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gobindpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 115 99 344 1,063 157
2011 890 884 983 1,063 942
2001 775 785 639 0 785

Literacy

Total 1787 people in the village are literate, among them 1057 are male and 730 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gobindpur is 78%. 87% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gobindpur

Total Male Female
Change 4 -2 12
2011 78 87 68
2001 74 88 56

Workers profile

Gobindpur has 30% (803) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 8% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gobindpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 24 7 70
Male 50 40 10 50
Female 8 5 3 92