Chandapur Village, with population of 2467 is Varanasi sub district's the 191st 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 2 km2 and it is the 168th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1542 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Chandapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 2 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2467 people, among them 1301 (53%) are male and 1166 (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chandapur village is 16%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 375 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chandapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,467 1,850 611 6 400
Male 1,301 967 331 3 229
Female 1,166 883 280 3 171

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2116. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.5% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 15.7%. General caste population has increased by 17.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.6% and child population has increased by 1.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chandapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 17 14 0 2
Male 16 15 16 0 22
Female 18 19 11 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 846 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 747 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 349 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chandapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 30 -35 1,000 -349
2011 896 913 846 1,000 747
2001 883 883 881 0 1,096

Literacy

Total 1613 people in the village are literate, among them 961 are male and 652 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chandapur is 78%. 90% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chandapur

Total Male Female
Change 17 16 19
2011 78 90 66
2001 61 74 46

Workers profile

Chandapur has 30% (732) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 10% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chandapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 21 9 70
Male 47 37 10 53
Female 10 3 7 90