Bakhani Village, with population of 170 is Varanasi sub district's the 68th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bakhani village is 0 km2 and it is the 112nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 810 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Bakhani village to Varanasi is 10 km. The village comes under Narur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 12 km away.


The village is home to 170 people, among them 89 (52%) are male and 81 (48%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bakhani village is 14%, among them 75% are boys and 25% are girls. There are 21 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 204. Female population growth rate of the village is -4.7% which is 20.5% higher than male population growth rate of -25.2%. General caste population has increased by 34.1% and child population has decreased by -14.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 897, and in schedule tribe is 1500. There are 333 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 196 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1212 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 123 people in the village are literate, among them 65 are male and 58 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bakhani is 84%. 92% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 36%. Male literacy has gone up by 37% and female literacy rate has gone up by 40%.

Workers profile

Bakhani has 28% (47) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 9% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.