Badher Village, with population of 391 is Varanasi sub district's the 140th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Badher village is 0 km2 and it is the 286th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 815 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Badher village to Varanasi is 15 km. Pin code of Badher village is 221311. The village comes under Sadar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.


The village is home to 391 people, among them 202 (52%) are male and 189 (48%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Badher village is 12%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 64 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -33.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 586. Female population growth rate of the village is -29.2% which is 7.5% higher than male population growth rate of -36.7%. General caste population has decreased by -42.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.8% and child population has decreased by -61% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1046, in schedule caste is 736. There are 778 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 99 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 238 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 135 people in the village are literate, among them 76 are male and 59 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Badher is 39%. 43% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Badher has 45% (177) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 38% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.