Zafarabad Village, with population of 1328 is Varanasi sub district's the 401st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Zafarabad village is 0 km2 and it is the 225th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3405 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Jakrabad panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 11 km away.


The village is home to 1328 people, among them 701 (53%) are male and 627 (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Zafarabad village is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 195 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1147. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.3% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 16.3%. General caste population has increased by 20.8% and child population has decreased by -25.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 894,. There are 830 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 805 people in the village are literate, among them 478 are male and 327 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Zafarabad is 70%. 80% of male and 60% 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 7%.

Workers profile

Zafarabad has 33% (444) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 15% female population are working population. 24% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.