Gokulapur Village, with population of 714 is Khordha Sadar sub district's the 30th most populous village, located in Khordha Sadar sub district of Khordha district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Gokulapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 390 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khordha and distance from Gokulapur village to Khordha is 7 km. Pin code of Gokulapur village is 752056. The village comes under Durgapur panchayat. Khordha Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Khordha which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 714 people, among them 365 (51%) are male and 349 (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 17% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gokulapur village is 12%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 141 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gokulapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 714 508 83 123 86
Male 365 261 42 62 36
Female 349 247 41 61 50

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 621. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.2% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 14.8%. General caste population has increased by 8.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 107.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.9% and child population has increased by 19.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gokulapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 9 108 8 19
Male 15 9 91 9 -14
Female 15 8 128 7 67

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 984. There are 1389 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 675 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gokulapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 -8 158 -16 675
2011 956 946 976 984 1,389
2001 953 954 818 1,000 714

Literacy

Total 599 people in the village are literate, among them 323 are male and 276 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gokulapur is 95%. 98% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 27%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 33%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gokulapur

Total Male Female
Change 27 21 33
2011 95 98 92
2001 69 78 59

Workers profile

Gokulapur has 30% (215) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 4% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gokulapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 27 4 70
Male 55 48 7 45
Female 4 4 0 96