Bairwan Village, with population of 2844 is Varanasi sub district's the 153rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bairwan village is 1 km2 and it is the 198th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2061 persons per km2.

The village comes under Vakhan 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 17 km away.


The village is home to 2844 people, among them 1466 (52%) are male and 1378 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bairwan village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 469 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2681. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.8% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 6.3%. General caste population has increased by 3.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.4% and child population has decreased by -25.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 940 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 820 and in schedule tribe is 1130. There are 935 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1764 people in the village are literate, among them 1021 are male and 743 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bairwan is 73%. 82% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Workers profile

Bairwan has 35% (982) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 18% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.