Behta Village, with population of 3638 is Lucknow sub district's the 36th most populous village, located in Lucknow sub district of Lucknow district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Behta village is 5 km2 and it is the 40th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 787 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Banthara and distance from Behta village to Banthara is 15 km. The village comes under Behta 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.


The village is home to 3638 people, among them 1887 (52%) are male and 1751 (48%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Behta village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 717 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Behta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,638 2,248 1,390 0 506
Male 1,887 1,200 687 0 259
Female 1,751 1,048 703 0 247

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 928 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 873, in schedule caste is 1023. There are 954 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1998 people in the village are literate, among them 1143 are male and 855 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Behta is 64%. 70% of male and 57% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Behta has 40% (1470) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 27% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Behta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40 21 20 60
Male 53 35 18 47
Female 27 5 22 73