Prahladpur Village, with population of 743 is Varanasi sub district's the 261st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Prahladpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 59th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 6755 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Prahladpur village to Varanasi is 5 km. The village comes under Gaurakala panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 743 people, among them 401 (54%) are male and 342 (46%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Prahladpur village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 126 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Prahladpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 743 555 188 0 112
Male 401 298 103 0 62
Female 342 257 85 0 50

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -10.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 832. Female population growth rate of the village is -16% which is -10.4% lower than male population growth rate of -5.6%. General caste population has decreased by -13.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.5% and child population has decreased by -37.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Prahladpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -11 -14 -1 0 -37
Male -6 -8 3 0 -30
Female -16 -19 -5 0 -45

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 853 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 862, in schedule caste is 825. There are 806 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 105 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 228 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Prahladpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -105 -116 -65 0 -228
2011 853 862 825 0 806
2001 958 978 890 0 1,034

Literacy

Total 324 people in the village are literate, among them 191 are male and 133 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Prahladpur is 51%. 56% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Prahladpur

Total Male Female
Change 4 -8 17
2011 51 56 46
2001 47 64 29

Workers profile

Prahladpur has 21% (159) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 2% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Prahladpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 21 17 5 79
Male 38 30 8 62
Female 2 1 1 98