Milkapur Village, with population of 1948 is Varanasi sub district's the 271st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Milkapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 207th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1432 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Milkapur village to Varanasi is 15 km. The village comes under Milkapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1948 people, among them 1030 (53%) are male and 918 (47%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Milkapur village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 268 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Milkapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,948 1,811 78 59 278
Male 1,030 953 43 34 141
Female 918 858 35 25 137

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1610. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.9% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 21%. General caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -17% and child population has decreased by -18% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Milkapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 20 -17 0 -18
Male 21 19 -9 0 -19
Female 21 21 -26 0 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 814 and in schedule tribe is 735. 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Milkapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 14 -186 735 12
2011 891 900 814 735 972
2001 892 886 1,000 0 960

Literacy

Total 1190 people in the village are literate, among them 736 are male and 454 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Milkapur is 71%. 83% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Milkapur

Total Male Female
Change 17 10 24
2011 71 83 58
2001 55 73 34

Workers profile

Milkapur has 49% (958) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 49% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Milkapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 47 2 51
Male 50 48 2 51
Female 49 47 2 51