Baherwa Village, with population of 1119 is Varanasi sub district's the 377th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Baherwa village is 1 km2 and it is the 304th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2194 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varansi and distance from Baherwa village to Varansi is 26 km. The village comes under Bahedva panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1119 people, among them 593 (53%) are male and 526 (47%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baherwa village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 175 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baherwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,119 741 329 49 162
Male 593 401 163 29 86
Female 526 340 166 20 76

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1073. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.6% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.1% and child population has decreased by -28.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baherwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4 -3 6 0 -29
Male 4 -1 -1 0 -34
Female 5 -5 14 0 -22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 848, in schedule caste is 1018 and in schedule tribe is 690. There are 884 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 144 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baherwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 -31 128 690 144
2011 887 848 1,018 690 884
2001 882 879 890 0 740

Literacy

Total 716 people in the village are literate, among them 431 are male and 285 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baherwa is 75%. 85% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 23%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baherwa

Total Male Female
Change 23 20 26
2011 75 85 63
2001 52 65 37

Workers profile

Baherwa has 37% (418) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 31% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baherwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 28 9 63
Male 43 35 8 57
Female 31 21 11 69