Banakat is a village placed in Barhalganj Block of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. Located in rural region of Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh, it is one among the 202 villages of Barhalganj Block of Gorakhpur district. According to the government records, the village number of Banakat is 187955. The village has 60 houses.
Banakat's population is 364. Out of this, 164 are males whereas the females count 200 here. This village has 66 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 29 are boys and 37 are girls.
Literacy rate in Banakat village is 51%. 188 out of total 364 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 97 males out of total 164 are literate however female literacy rate is 45% as 91 out of total 200 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Banakat village is 48%. Here 176 out of total 364 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 67 males out of total 164 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 109 out of total 200 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Banakat village is 97 however 267 are un-employed. And out of 97 occupied people 14 individuals are totally reliant on agriculture.