Bachhawn Village, with population of 7775 is Varanasi sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bachhawn village is 3 km2 and it is the 53rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2549 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Bachhav panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 7775 people, among them 4026 (52%) are male and 3749 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bachhawn village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1245 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bachhawn

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,775 6,269 1,446 60 1,196
Male 4,026 3,226 766 34 613
Female 3,749 3,043 680 26 583

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6476. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.9% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 19.3%. General caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 32.8% and child population has decreased by -11% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bachhawn

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 16 33 0 -11
Male 19 15 33 0 -10
Female 21 18 33 0 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 943, in schedule caste is 888 and in schedule tribe is 765. There are 951 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bachhawn

Total General SC ST Child
Change 13 19 -3 765 -28
2011 931 943 888 765 951
2001 918 924 891 0 979

Literacy

Total 4445 people in the village are literate, among them 2655 are male and 1790 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bachhawn is 68%. 78% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bachhawn

Total Male Female
Change 10 5 16
2011 68 78 57
2001 58 73 41

Workers profile

Bachhawn has 30% (2348) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 12% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bachhawn

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 24 6 70
Male 47 40 8 53
Female 12 8 4 88