Nawapur Village, with population of 2457 is Varanasi sub district's the 193rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Nawapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 190th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1706 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Nawapur village to Varanasi is 10 km. The village comes under Navapura panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.


The village is home to 2457 people, among them 1273 (52%) are male and 1184 (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nawapur village is 18%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 360 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2088. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.8% which is -1.7% lower than male population growth rate of 18.5%. General caste population has increased by 15.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.3% and child population has increased by 2.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 925, in schedule caste is 982 and in schedule tribe is 955. There are 834 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 185 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1399 people in the village are literate, among them 828 are male and 571 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nawapur is 69%. 80% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Workers profile

Nawapur has 32% (788) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 17% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.