Varp Village, with population of 5287 is Kalyan sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Kalyan sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Varp village is 2 km2 and it is the 32nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2812 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kalyan and distance from Varp village to Kalyan is 5 km. Kalyan is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 30 km away. 0.31 square kilometer (16%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 5287 people, among them 2717 (51%) are male and 2570 (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Varp village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1210 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Varp

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,287 4,693 474 120 711
Male 2,717 2,417 238 62 364
Female 2,570 2,276 236 58 347

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 62% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3264. Female population growth rate of the village is 62.9% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 61.2%. General caste population has increased by 56.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 132.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 118.2% and child population has increased by 19.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Varp

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 62 56 132 118 19
Male 61 55 145 121 22
Female 63 58 121 115 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 935. There are 953 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Varp

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 17 -111 -29 -50
2011 946 942 992 935 953
2001 936 925 1,103 964 1,003

Literacy

Total 3912 people in the village are literate, among them 2141 are male and 1771 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Varp is 85%. 91% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Varp

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 11
2011 86 91 80
2001 79 89 69

Workers profile

Varp has 33% (1748) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 11% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Varp

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 30 3 67
Male 54 51 4 46
Female 11 9 2 89