Faridpur Village, with population of 1351 is Varanasi sub district's the 395th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Faridpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 302nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1379 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Faridpur 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 1351 people, among them 704 (52%) are male and 647 (48%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Faridpur village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 202 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Faridpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,351 1,033 318 0 180
Male 704 532 172 0 99
Female 647 501 146 0 81

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1169. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.4% which is 7.1% higher than male population growth rate of 12.3%. General caste population has increased by 17.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.5% and child population has decreased by -22.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16 18 9 0 -22
Male 12 16 2 0 -21
Female 19 20 18 0 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 919 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 849. There are 818 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 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 55 29 115 0 -30
2011 919 942 849 0 818
2001 864 913 734 0 848

Literacy

Total 891 people in the village are literate, among them 518 are male and 373 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Faridpur is 76%. 86% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Faridpur

Total Male Female
Change 2 -4 10
2011 76 86 66
2001 74 89 56

Workers profile

Faridpur has 22% (302) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 5% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Faridpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 22 20 3 78
Male 39 34 5 61
Female 5 4 1 95