Barki Village, with population of 3896 is Varanasi sub district's the 87th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Barki village is 3 km2 and it is the 48th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1210 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Barki village to Varanasi is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Barki village is 221403. The village comes under Barki panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 37 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3896 people, among them 2026 (52%) are male and 1870 (48%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Barki village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 575 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Barki

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,896 3,688 172 36 522
Male 2,026 1,926 84 16 276
Female 1,870 1,762 88 20 246

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3124. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.9% which is -7.6% lower than male population growth rate of 28.5%. General caste population has increased by 23%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.5% and child population has decreased by -14.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Barki

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25 23 37 0 -14
Male 29 27 36 0 -11
Female 21 19 38 0 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 1048 and in schedule tribe is 1250. There are 891 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 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Barki

Total General SC ST Child
Change -58 -64 16 1,250 -77
2011 923 915 1,048 1,250 891
2001 981 979 1,032 0 968

Literacy

Total 2467 people in the village are literate, among them 1472 are male and 995 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Barki is 73%. 84% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Barki

Total Male Female
Change 12 5 19
2011 73 84 61
2001 61 79 42

Workers profile

Barki has 29% (1123) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 9% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Barki

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 27 2 71
Male 47 43 4 53
Female 10 9 1 91