Tarapur Village, with population of 1756 is Varanasi sub district's the 310th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tarapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 96th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 817 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Tarapur village to Varanasi is 20 km. The village comes under Tarapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1756 people, among them 895 (51%) are male and 861 (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tarapur village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 244 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tarapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,756 1,457 184 115 224
Male 895 741 101 53 119
Female 861 716 83 62 105

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1644. Female population growth rate of the village is 7% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 6.7%. General caste population has decreased by -4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 44.9% and child population has decreased by -21.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tarapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7 -4 45 0 -22
Male 7 -4 46 0 -16
Female 7 -4 43 0 -28

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 966, in schedule caste is 822 and in schedule tribe is 1170. There are 882 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 146 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tarapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 -4 -19 1,170 -146
2011 962 966 822 1,170 882
2001 959 970 841 0 1,028

Literacy

Total 1288 people in the village are literate, among them 731 are male and 557 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tarapur is 84%. 94% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tarapur

Total Male Female
Change 6 4 8
2011 84 94 74
2001 78 90 66

Workers profile

Tarapur has 29% (507) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 6% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tarapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 25 4 71
Male 51 45 6 50
Female 6 5 2 94