Barema Village, with population of 1825 is Varanasi sub district's the 295th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Barema village is 2 km2 and it is the 97th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 853 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Barema village to Varanasi is 21 km. The village comes under Barema panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 21 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1825 people, among them 919 (50%) are male and 906 (50%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Barema village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 266 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Barema

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,825 1,535 280 10 248
Male 919 772 141 6 142
Female 906 763 139 4 106

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1660. Female population growth rate of the village is 18% which is 15% higher than male population growth rate of 3%. General caste population has increased by 4.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 45.1% and child population has decreased by -4.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Barema

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 5 45 0 -5
Male 3 -2 36 0 6
Female 18 12 56 0 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 986 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 988, in schedule caste is 986 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 746 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 125 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 194 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Barema

Total General SC ST Child
Change 125 126 130 667 -194
2011 986 988 986 667 746
2001 861 862 856 0 940

Literacy

Total 1203 people in the village are literate, among them 683 are male and 520 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Barema is 76%. 88% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Barema

Total Male Female
Change 2 2 5
2011 76 88 65
2001 74 86 60

Workers profile

Barema has 38% (691) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 26% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Barema

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 25 13 62
Male 49 40 10 51
Female 26 10 16 74