Behru Village, with population of 3991 is Lucknow sub district's the 29th most populous village, located in Lucknow sub district of Lucknow district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Behru village is 6 km2 and it is the 23rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 672 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Lucknow and distance from Behru village to Lucknow is 25 km. The village comes under Behru panchayat. Lucknow is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Lucknow which is 25 km away. 0.5 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 3991 people, among them 2147 (54%) are male and 1844 (46%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 40% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Behru village is 13%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 678 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Behru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,991 2,391 1,600 0 519
Male 2,147 1,301 846 0 292
Female 1,844 1,090 754 0 227

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 859 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 838, in schedule caste is 891. There are 777 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 2324 people in the village are literate, among them 1403 are male and 921 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Behru is 67%. 76% of male and 57% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Behru has 32% (1269) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 12% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Behru

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 24 8 68
Male 49 41 8 51
Female 12 4 7 88