Singhpur Village, with population of 2041 is Varanasi sub district's the 253rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Singhpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 249th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1806 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Singhpur village to Varanasi is 10 km. Pin code of Singhpur village is 221007. The village comes under Singhpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2041 people, among them 1044 (51%) are male and 997 (49%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singhpur village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 313 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singhpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,041 1,883 103 55 295
Male 1,044 962 52 30 155
Female 997 921 51 25 140

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1844. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.7% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 8.9%. General caste population has increased by 5.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 94.3% and child population has decreased by -18.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singhpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 5 94 0 -19
Male 9 3 86 0 -18
Female 13 7 104 0 -20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 903 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singhpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 33 88 833 -28
2011 955 957 981 833 903
2001 923 924 893 0 931

Literacy

Total 1256 people in the village are literate, among them 731 are male and 525 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singhpur is 72%. 82% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singhpur

Total Male Female
Change 5 -0 11
2011 72 82 61
2001 67 83 50

Workers profile

Singhpur has 30% (603) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 14% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singhpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 22 7 71
Male 45 32 13 55
Female 14 12 2 86