Barzi Village, with population of 336 is Varanasi sub district's the 120th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Barzi village is 1 km2 and it is the 375th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 525 persons per km2.

The village comes under Jariyari panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 336 people, among them 162 (48%) are male and 174 (52%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Barzi village is 21%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 49 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 261. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.3% which is -9.6% lower than male population growth rate of 33.9%. General caste population has increased by 15.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 59.7% and child population has increased by 61.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1074 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1029, in schedule caste is 1158. There are 1029 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 83 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 171 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 153 people in the village are literate, among them 89 are male and 64 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Barzi is 58%. 70% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Barzi has 35% (118) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 37% male and 33% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.