Gajadharpur Village, with population of 2417 is Varanasi sub district's the 195th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gajadharpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 405th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3311 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Gjadharpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2417 people, among them 1274 (53%) are male and 1143 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gajadharpur village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 375 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gajadharpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,417 2,018 399 0 352
Male 1,274 1,064 210 0 192
Female 1,143 954 189 0 160

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2038. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.9% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 18.3%. General caste population has increased by 19.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13% and child population has decreased by -19.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gajadharpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.6% 19.8% 13% 0% -19.1%
Male 18.3% 20.4% 8.8% 0% -8.6%
Female 18.9% 19.1% 18.1% 0% -28.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 897, in schedule caste is 900. There are 833 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 238 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gajadharpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 -9 71 0 -238
2011 897 897 900 0 833
2001 892 906 829 0 1071

Literacy

Total 1527 people in the village are literate, among them 909 are male and 618 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gajadharpur is 74%. 84% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gajadharpur

Total Male Female
Change 7.8% 3.1% 14.3%
2011 73.9% 84% 62.9%
2001 66.1% 80.9% 48.6%

Workers profile

Gajadharpur has 37% (904) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 27% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gajadharpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 33.8% 3.6% 62.6%
Male 46.9% 43.3% 3.5% 53.1%
Female 26.9% 23.3% 3.6% 73.1%