Babhaniyav Village, with population of 1914 is Varanasi sub district's the 279th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Babhaniyav village is 1 km2 and it is the 226th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1544 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Babhaniyav village is 221311. The village comes under Chamaniav panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 1914 people, among them 1020 (53%) are male and 894 (47%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Babhaniyav village is 13%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 226 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Babhaniyav

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,914 1,764 150 0 243
Male 1,020 939 81 0 139
Female 894 825 69 0 104

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1675. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.4% which is -7.5% lower than male population growth rate of 17.9%. General caste population has increased by 15.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.3% and child population has decreased by -22.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Babhaniyav

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 16 -1 0 -22
Male 18 19 11 0 -12
Female 10 13 -13 0 -33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 879, in schedule caste is 852. There are 748 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 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 233 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Babhaniyav

Total General SC ST Child
Change -60 -44 -230 0 -233
2011 876 879 852 0 748
2001 936 923 1,082 0 981

Literacy

Total 1348 people in the village are literate, among them 798 are male and 550 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Babhaniyav is 81%. 91% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Babhaniyav

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 11
2011 81 91 70
2001 73 87 59

Workers profile

Babhaniyav has 30% (567) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 7% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Babhaniyav

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 27 3 70
Male 50 46 4 51
Female 7 5 2 93