Sapsaul Village, with population of 2267 is Varanasi sub district's the 215th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sapsaul village is 3 km2 and it is the 75th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 889 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sapsaul village to Varanasi is 23 km. The village comes under Sarsaul 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 2267 people, among them 1152 (51%) are male and 1115 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sapsaul village is 17%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 347 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sapsaul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,267 1,945 304 18 377
Male 1,152 961 180 11 189
Female 1,115 984 124 7 188

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2219. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.9% which is 8.9% higher than male population growth rate of -2%. General caste population has increased by 24.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -53.4% and child population has decreased by -23.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sapsaul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2 24 -53 0 -23
Male -2 14 -46 0 -27
Female 7 36 -61 0 -19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1024, in schedule caste is 689 and in schedule tribe is 636. There are 995 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 81 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 88 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sapsaul

Total General SC ST Child
Change 81 164 -266 636 88
2011 968 1,024 689 636 995
2001 887 860 955 0 907

Literacy

Total 1385 people in the village are literate, among them 815 are male and 570 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sapsaul is 73%. 85% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sapsaul

Total Male Female
Change 14 9 21
2011 73 85 62
2001 60 76 41

Workers profile

Sapsaul has 26% (598) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 11% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sapsaul

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 26 17 9 74
Male 42 29 13 58
Female 11 6 5 89