Bhadwan Village, with population of 2034 is Varanasi sub district's the 256th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhadwan village is 2 km2 and it is the 79th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 820 persons per km2.

The village comes under Yadva panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 2034 people, among them 931 (46%) are male and 1103 (54%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhadwan village is 17%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 302 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1828. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.3% which is 8.4% higher than male population growth rate of 6.9%. General caste population has increased by 0.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.4% and child population has increased by 2.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1185 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1260, in schedule caste is 1052 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1290 people in the village are literate, among them 662 are male and 628 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhadwan is 76%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Bhadwan has 27% (546) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 13% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.