Gokulpur Village, with population of 219 is Varanasi sub district's the 85th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gokulpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 85th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1288 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Gokulpur village to Varanasi is 23 km. Pin code of Gokulpur village is 221104. The village comes under Vyaspur 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.

Demographics

The village is home to 219 people, among them 121 (55%) are male and 98 (45%) are female. 21% of the whole population are from general caste, 79% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gokulpur village is 20%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 33 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gokulpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 219 46 173 0 44
Male 121 25 96 0 21
Female 98 21 77 0 23

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 179. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.5% which is -5.2% lower than male population growth rate of 24.7%. General caste population has increased by 12.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.4% and child population has increased by 51.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gokulpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 12 25 0 52
Male 25 25 25 0 -13
Female 20 0 26 0 360

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 810 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 840, in schedule caste is 802. There are 1095 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 887 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gokulpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -35 -210 10 0 887
2011 810 840 802 0 1,095
2001 845 1,050 792 0 208

Literacy

Total 119 people in the village are literate, among them 82 are male and 37 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gokulpur is 68%. 82% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gokulpur

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 4
2011 68 82 49
2001 61 78 46

Workers profile

Gokulpur has 29% (63) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 4% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gokulpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 17 12 71
Male 49 29 20 51
Female 4 2 2 96