Bahrai Village, with population of 1238 is Shahbad sub district's the 36th most populous village, located in Shahbad sub district of Baran district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bahrai village is 32 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 38 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Baran and distance from Bahrai village to Baran is 65 km. Pin code of Bahrai village is 325216. Shahbad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Baran which is 65 km away. 19.17 square kilometer (59%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1238 people, among them 625 (50%) are male and 613 (50%) are female. 9% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 88% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bahrai village is 17%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 245 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 910. Female population growth rate of the village is 35.9% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 36.2%. General caste population has increased by 50%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -68.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 49.7% and child population has decreased by -11.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1056, in schedule caste is 571 and in schedule tribe is 989. There are 1019 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 314 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 613 people in the village are literate, among them 390 are male and 223 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bahrai is 60%. 75% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 39%. Male literacy has gone up by 47% and female literacy rate has gone up by 30%.

Workers profile

Bahrai has 50% (623) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 46% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.