Bhabhiyar Village, with population of 1534 is Varanasi sub district's the 350th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhabhiyar village is 1 km2 and it is the 369th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1894 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Bhabhiyar village to Varanasi is 20 km. Nearest post office is located within 5 kms from the village The village comes under Bhatiyar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 201 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 1534 people, among them 796 (52%) are male and 738 (48%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhabhiyar village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 182 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1203. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.9% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 27.2%. General caste population has increased by 26.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 43% and child population has increased by 11.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 927 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 907. There are 908 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 148 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1016 people in the village are literate, among them 604 are male and 412 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhabhiyar is 79%. 91% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Bhabhiyar has 36% (547) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 22% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.