Baragaon I Village, with population of 888 is Varanasi sub district's the 309th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Baragaon I village is 0 km2 and it is the 13th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 88800 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Baragaon I village to Varanasi is 3 km. The village comes under Sadar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 3 km away.


The village is home to 888 people, among them 461 (52%) are male and 427 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baragaon I village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 133 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 748. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.7% which is -4% lower than male population growth rate of 20.7%. General caste population has increased by 20%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.8% and child population has decreased by -6.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 864, in schedule caste is 1308. There are 905 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 465 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 624 people in the village are literate, among them 362 are male and 262 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baragaon I is 81%. 91% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Baragaon I has 25% (218) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 5% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.