Chandapur Village, with population of 2786 is Varanasi sub district's the 160th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chandapur village is 0 km2 and it is the 157th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 9607 persons per km2.
Nearest railway station is Chandapur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chandapur village to Varanasi is 5 km. Nearest post office is located within 5 kms from the village The village comes under Nagar Nigam panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 9 km away.
The village is home to 2786 people, among them 1458 (52%) are male and 1328 (48%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandapur village is 18%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 408 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 48.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1875. Female population growth rate of the village is 55.1% which is 12% higher than male population growth rate of 43.1%. General caste population has increased by 58.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.5% and child population has increased by 15.1% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 919, in schedule caste is 867. There are 1025 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 71 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1571 people in the village are literate, among them 926 are male and 645 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandapur is 68%. 76% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 23%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.
Chandapur has 29% (817) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 4% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.