Barauna is a medium size village located in Shahganj Tehsil of Jaunpur district, Uttar Pradesh with total 131 families residing. The Barauna village has population of 827 of which 431 are males while 396 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Barauna village population of children with age 0-6 is 123 which makes up 14.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Barauna village is 919 which is higher than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Barauna as per census is 984, higher than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.
Barauna village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Barauna village was 63.78 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Barauna Male literacy stands at 76.96 % while female literacy rate was 49.25 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Barauna village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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In Barauna village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.22 % of total population in Barauna village.
The village Barauna currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Barauna village out of total population, 571 were engaged in work activities. 26.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 571 workers engaged in Main Work, 113 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.