Bahra Village, with population of 1089 is Varanasi sub district's the 368th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bahra village is 0 km2 and it is the 291st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2222 persons per km2.

The village comes under Bhatauli panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 24 km away.


The village is home to 1089 people, among them 549 (50%) are male and 540 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bahra village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 163 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1010. Female population growth rate of the village is 10% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 5.8%. General caste population has increased by 7.3% and child population has decreased by -30.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, and in schedule tribe is 4000. There are 847 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 81 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 694 people in the village are literate, among them 417 are male and 277 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bahra is 74%. 90% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Bahra has 31% (343) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 21% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.