Goppur Village, with population of 3878 is Varanasi sub district's the 89th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Goppur village is 1 km2 and it is the 298th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3917 persons per km2.

The village comes under Allopur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3878 people, among them 2013 (52%) are male and 1865 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goppur village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 616 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Goppur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,878 3,395 469 14 587
Male 2,013 1,759 246 8 303
Female 1,865 1,636 223 6 284

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3404. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.3% which is -3.2% lower than male population growth rate of 15.5%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.4% and child population has decreased by -21.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Goppur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 12 27 0 -22
Male 16 14 20 0 -19
Female 12 9 37 0 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 930, in schedule caste is 907 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 937 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Goppur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -27 -44 112 750 -63
2011 926 930 907 750 937
2001 953 974 795 0 1,000

Literacy

Total 2396 people in the village are literate, among them 1410 are male and 986 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goppur is 73%. 82% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Goppur

Total Male Female
Change 12 7 16
2011 73 83 62
2001 61 75 47

Workers profile

Goppur has 29% (1129) 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 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Goppur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 23 6 71
Male 47 37 10 53
Female 10 7 2 90