Paranapur Village, with population of 1038 is Varanasi sub district's the 353rd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Paranapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 300th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1048 persons per km2.

Pin code of Paranapur village is 221104. The village comes under Parnapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 1038 people, among them 532 (51%) are male and 506 (49%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 40% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paranapur village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 159 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 97.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 526. Female population growth rate of the village is 111.7% which is 26.3% higher than male population growth rate of 85.4%. General caste population has increased by 23.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1721.7% and child population has increased by 52.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 976. There are 1029 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 118 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 189 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 722 people in the village are literate, among them 409 are male and 313 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paranapur is 80%. 88% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Workers profile

Paranapur has 24% (252) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 5% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.