Basni Population - Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Basni is a large village located in Pindra Tehsil of Varanasi district, Uttar Pradesh with total 1377 families residing. The Basni village has population of 9421 of which 4896 are males while 4525 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Basni village population of children with age 0-6 is 1278 which makes up 13.57 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basni village is 924 which is higher than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Basni as per census is 844, lower than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.

Basni village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Basni village was 74.43 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Basni Male literacy stands at 85.63 % while female literacy rate was 62.49 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Basni village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Basni village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Basni village.

Basni Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,377 - -
Population 9,421 4,896 4,525
Child (0-6) 1,278 693 585
Schedule Caste 886 486 400
Schedule Tribe 38 21 17
Literacy 74.43 % 85.63 % 62.49 %
Total Workers 3,543 2,339 1,204
Main Worker 2,000 104,217 0
Marginal Worker 1,543 767 776

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.40 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.40 % of total population in Basni village.

Work Profile

In Basni village out of total population, 3543 were engaged in work activities. 56.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3543 workers engaged in Main Work, 394 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 261 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149