Basdevpur Village, with population of 1099 is Varanasi sub district's the 374th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Basdevpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 236th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2680 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Basdevpur village to Varanasi is 6 km. The village comes under Hatiya panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 5 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1099 people, among them 587 (53%) are male and 512 (47%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 34% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basdevpur village is 15%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 180 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Basdevpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,099 722 377 0 160
Male 587 348 239 0 78
Female 512 374 138 0 82

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 932. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.8% which is -4% lower than male population growth rate of 19.8%. General caste population has increased by 122.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -38% and child population has increased by 11.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Basdevpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18 123 -38 0 12
Male 20 112 -27 0 -13
Female 16 134 -51 0 55

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 872 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1075, in schedule caste is 577. There are 1051 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 462 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Basdevpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 99 -288 0 462
2011 872 1,075 577 0 1,051
2001 902 976 865 0 589

Literacy

Total 727 people in the village are literate, among them 451 are male and 276 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basdevpur is 77%. 89% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Basdevpur

Total Male Female
Change 7 2 11
2011 77 89 64
2001 70 87 53

Workers profile

Basdevpur has 41% (448) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 30% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Basdevpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41 24 17 59
Male 50 35 15 50
Female 30 10 20 70