Shahpur Village, with population of 1342 is Varanasi sub district's the 396th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shahpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 335th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2314 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Shahpur village to Varanasi is 20 km. Pin code of Shahpur village is 221104. The village comes under Bankat panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1342 people, among them 697 (52%) are male and 645 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shahpur village is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 191 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shahpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,342 1,342 0 0 209
Male 697 697 0 0 106
Female 645 645 0 0 103

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1167. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.4% which is -9.2% lower than male population growth rate of 19.6%. General caste population has increased by 15% and child population has decreased by -27.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shahpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 15 0 0 -27
Male 20 20 0 0 -19
Female 10 10 0 0 -34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 925,. There are 972 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 77 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 226 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shahpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -77 -77 0 0 -226
2011 925 925 0 0 972
2001 1,002 1,002 0 0 1,198

Literacy

Total 844 people in the village are literate, among them 529 are male and 315 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shahpur is 74%. 90% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shahpur

Total Male Female
Change 7 5 8
2011 75 90 58
2001 68 85 50

Workers profile

Shahpur has 25% (341) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 6% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shahpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 25 10 16 75
Male 43 17 26 57
Female 6 2 5 94