Bhohar Village, with population of 3253 is Varanasi sub district's the 121st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhohar village is 2 km2 and it is the 147th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1914 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Bhohar village to Varanasi is 10 km. The village comes under Bhohar 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 11 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3253 people, among them 1694 (52%) are male and 1559 (48%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhohar village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 541 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhohar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,253 2,573 600 80 477
Male 1,694 1,335 319 40 249
Female 1,559 1,238 281 40 228

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3089. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.1% which is -2.4% lower than male population growth rate of 6.5%. General caste population has increased by 0.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.6% and child population has decreased by -12.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhohar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5 1 14 0 -13
Male 7 2 15 0 -2
Female 4 -1 12 0 -22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 927, in schedule caste is 881 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 916 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 242 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhohar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -22 -22 -25 1,000 -242
2011 920 927 881 1,000 916
2001 942 949 906 0 1,158

Literacy

Total 2123 people in the village are literate, among them 1241 are male and 882 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhohar is 76%. 86% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhohar

Total Male Female
Change 10 6 15
2011 77 86 66
2001 66 80 52

Workers profile

Bhohar has 37% (1214) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 26% female population are working population. 18% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhohar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 12 25 63
Male 47 18 29 53
Female 26 6 21 74