Dinapur Village, with population of 4057 is Varanasi sub district's the 79th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dinapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 156th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2429 persons per km2.

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

Demographics

The village is home to 4057 people, among them 2122 (52%) are male and 1935 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dinapur village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 601 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dinapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,057 3,324 669 64 592
Male 2,122 1,750 344 28 302
Female 1,935 1,574 325 36 290

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3405. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.6% which is -1.1% lower than male population growth rate of 19.7%. General caste population has increased by 17.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.7% and child population has decreased by -18.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dinapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 18 16 0 -18
Male 20 19 14 0 -21
Female 19 16 18 0 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 912 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 945 and in schedule tribe is 1286. There are 960 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 55 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dinapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -24 37 1,286 55
2011 912 899 945 1,286 960
2001 920 923 908 0 905

Literacy

Total 2631 people in the village are literate, among them 1500 are male and 1131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dinapur is 76%. 82% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dinapur

Total Male Female
Change 12 7 18
2011 76 82 69
2001 64 75 51

Workers profile

Dinapur has 36% (1444) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 20% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dinapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 25 10 64
Male 50 34 15 50
Female 20 15 5 80