Raipura Village, with population of 2339 is Varanasi sub district's the 209th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Raipura village is 0 km2 and it is the 66th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 17992 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Raipura panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2339 people, among them 1244 (53%) are male and 1095 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raipura village is 20%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 306 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Raipura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,339 1,897 442 0 471
Male 1,244 994 250 0 229
Female 1,095 903 192 0 242

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 106.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1134. Female population growth rate of the village is 113% which is 12.4% higher than male population growth rate of 100.6%. General caste population has increased by 111%; Schedule caste population has increased by 88.1% and child population has increased by 91.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Raipura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 106 111 88 0 92
Male 101 105 87 0 80
Female 113 119 90 0 103

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 880 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 768. There are 1057 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 120 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Raipura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 58 14 0 120
2011 880 908 768 0 1,057
2001 829 850 754 0 937

Literacy

Total 1253 people in the village are literate, among them 827 are male and 426 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raipura is 67%. 81% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Raipura

Total Male Female
Change 8 2 15
2011 67 82 50
2001 60 79 35

Workers profile

Raipura has 53% (1237) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 53% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 28% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 50% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Raipura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 15 38 47
Male 53 25 28 47
Female 53 3 50 47