Rampur Village, with population of 890 is Varanasi sub district's the 312nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rampur village is 18 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 48 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rampur village to Varanasi is 23 km. The village comes under Gowraha panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 890 people, among them 445 (50%) are male and 445 (50%) are female. 41% of the whole population are from general caste, 59% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rampur village is 19%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 140 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 698. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.4% which is -4.3% lower than male population growth rate of 29.7%. General caste population has increased by 20.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.1% and child population has decreased by -6.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 1027. There are 833 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 577 people in the village are literate, among them 333 are male and 244 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rampur is 80%. 94% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Rampur has 36% (321) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 28% female population are working population. 20% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.