Sultanpur Kalan Village, with population of 2153 is Goriakothi sub district's the 32nd most populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Sultanpur Kalan village is 1 km2 and it is the 30th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2419 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Sultanpur Kalan village to Siwan is 29 km. Pin code of Sultanpur Kalan village is 841413. The village comes under Majhavalia panchayat. Goriakothi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 29 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2153 people, among them 970 (45%) are male and 1183 (55%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sultanpur Kalan village is 20%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 362 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sultanpur Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,153 1,859 128 166 429
Male 970 826 63 81 227
Female 1,183 1,033 65 85 202

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1986. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.7% which is 16.9% higher than male population growth rate of -0.2%. General caste population has decreased by -1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.5% and child population has increased by 36.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sultanpur Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8 -1 19 0 36
Male -0 -10 11 0 38
Female 17 7 28 0 34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1220 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1251, in schedule caste is 1032 and in schedule tribe is 1049. There are 890 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 177 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sultanpur Kalan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 177 199 137 1,049 -31
2011 1,220 1,251 1,032 1,049 890
2001 1,043 1,052 895 0 921

Literacy

Total 1263 people in the village are literate, among them 609 are male and 654 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sultanpur Kalan is 73%. 82% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sultanpur Kalan

Total Male Female
Change 13 6 21
2011 73 82 67
2001 61 76 46

Workers profile

Sultanpur Kalan has 20% (441) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 6% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sultanpur Kalan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 21 8 13 80
Male 38 16 21 62
Female 6 1 5 94