Birahu Village, with population of 977 is Lucknow sub district's the 52nd least populous village, located in Lucknow sub district of Lucknow district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Birahu village is 1 km2 and it is the 62nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 678 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Lucknow and distance from Birahu village to Lucknow is 20 km. The village comes under Dashdoi panchayat. Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Lucknow which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 977 people, among them 498 (51%) are male and 479 (49%) are female. 39% of the whole population are from general caste, 61% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Birahu village is 12%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 205 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 993. There are 1222 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 606 people in the village are literate, among them 359 are male and 247 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Birahu is 71%. 81% of male and 60% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Birahu has 56% (548) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 48% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.