Faridpur Village, with population of 1175 is Varanasi sub district's the 398th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Faridpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 289th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2398 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Faridpur 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 1175 people, among them 613 (52%) are male and 562 (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Faridpur village is 16%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 201 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Faridpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,175 871 304 0 189
Male 613 461 152 0 89
Female 562 410 152 0 100

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1039. Female population growth rate of the village is 14% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 12.3%. General caste population has increased by 8.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.4% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 8 29 0 -6
Male 12 9 26 0 -11
Female 14 8 33 0 -2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 1124 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 104 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 -3 58 0 104
2011 917 889 1,000 0 1,124
2001 903 892 942 0 1,020

Literacy

Total 710 people in the village are literate, among them 449 are male and 261 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Faridpur is 72%. 86% of male and 56% 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 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total Male Female
Change 3 1 6
2011 72 86 57
2001 69 85 50

Workers profile

Faridpur has 27% (312) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 6% female population are working population. 36% 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 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Faridpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 21 6 73
Male 46 36 10 55
Female 6 5 1 94