Bara Dih Village, with population of 2983 is Varanasi sub district's the 142nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bara Dih village is 0 km2 and it is the 208th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 8286 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Gonda and distance from Bara Dih village to Gonda is 17 km. The village comes under Varadih panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 2983 people, among them 1540 (52%) are male and 1443 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bara Dih village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 434 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bara Dih

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,983 2,469 460 54 410
Male 1,540 1,270 244 26 213
Female 1,443 1,199 216 28 197

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3210. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.6% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of -10.1%. General caste population has decreased by -3.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -29% and child population has decreased by -37.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bara Dih

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -7 -4 -29 0 -38
Male -10 -7 -31 0 -44
Female -4 -0 -27 0 -29

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 885 and in schedule tribe is 1077. There are 925 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 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 200 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bara Dih

Total General SC ST Child
Change 63 60 49 1,077 200
2011 937 944 885 1,077 925
2001 874 884 836 0 725

Literacy

Total 1926 people in the village are literate, among them 1141 are male and 785 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bara Dih is 75%. 86% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bara Dih

Total Male Female
Change 5 3 7
2011 75 86 63
2001 70 83 56

Workers profile

Bara Dih has 31% (935) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 18% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bara Dih

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 17 14 69
Male 44 30 14 56
Female 18 4 14 82