Baraj is a medium size village located in Jakhania Tehsil of Ghazipur district, Uttar Pradesh with total 151 families residing. The Baraj village has population of 981 of which 489 are males while 492 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Baraj village population of children with age 0-6 is 162 which makes up 16.51 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Baraj village is 1006 which is higher than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Baraj as per census is 761, lower than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.
Baraj village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Baraj village was 71.92 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Baraj Male literacy stands at 82.62 % while female literacy rate was 61.85 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Baraj village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Baraj village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.90 % of total population in Baraj village.
The village Baraj currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Baraj village out of total population, 397 were engaged in work activities. 98.74 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.26 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 397 workers engaged in Main Work, 190 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 185 were Agricultural labourer.