Sultanpur Village, with population of 2060 is Varanasi sub district's the 249th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sultanpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 317th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2191 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sultanpur village is 221007. The village comes under Sultanpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 8 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2060 people, among them 1071 (52%) are male and 989 (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sultanpur village is 19%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 262 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sultanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,060 1,638 390 32 385
Male 1,071 847 208 16 207
Female 989 791 182 16 178

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1719. Female population growth rate of the village is 25% which is 9.6% higher than male population growth rate of 15.4%. General caste population has increased by 21.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.3% and child population has increased by 12.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sultanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 22 4 0 12
Male 15 19 -5 0 7
Female 25 25 17 0 19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 875 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 860 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 71 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 83 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sultanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 71 40 159 1,000 83
2011 923 934 875 1,000 860
2001 852 894 716 0 777

Literacy

Total 1173 people in the village are literate, among them 680 are male and 493 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sultanpur is 70%. 79% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sultanpur

Total Male Female
Change 16 12 21
2011 70 79 61
2001 54 67 40

Workers profile

Sultanpur has 27% (546) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 7% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sultanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 22 5 74
Male 45 38 7 55
Female 7 4 2 93