Pratapnagar Tahsil, with population of about 74 thousand is Tehri Garhwal district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Tehri Garhwal district of the state Uttarakhand in India. There are 147 villages in the sub district, among them Majaf is the most populous village with population of 2135 and Sakniyani Check is the least populous village with population of 5. Khand is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 4 km2 and Barwal Gaon is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 74 thousand people, among them about 35 thousand (48%) are male and about 39 thousand (52%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pratapnagar tahsil is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Pratapnagar tahsil live in the Pratapnagar Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pratapnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 73,592 61,698 11,863 31 10,656
Male 34,982 29,175 5,790 17 5,660
Female 38,610 32,523 6,073 14 4,996

Most populated Villages in Pratapnagar

Villages
Name Population
Majaf 2135
Kadiyal Gaon 2114
Bhelunta 1914
Okhala 1673
Kordi 1404
Deen Gaon 1364
Bharpur 1280
Gairi Rajputon Ki 1135
Mukhem 1124
Paniyala Lwarkha 1097

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1106.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pratapnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 73,592 73,404 83 32 6 4 0 1 62
Male 34,982 34,859 59 20 4 4 0 0 36
Female 38,610 38,545 24 12 2 0 0 1 26

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -24.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 97 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -25.3% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of -22.7%. General caste population has decreased by -25.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -16.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.2% and child population has decreased by -34.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pratapnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -24.1% -25.4% -16.4% 29.2% -34.4%
Male -22.7% -23.7% -17.2% 6.3% -32%
Female -25.3% -26.9% -15.6% 75% -36.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1104 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1115, in schedule caste is 1049 and in schedule tribe is 824. There are 883 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pratapnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -38 -48 21 324 -68
2011 1104 1115 1049 824 883
2001 1142 1163 1028 500 951

Villages with highest sex ratio in Pratapnagar

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kaflna 4000
Tehri Range 3000
Gwar 1602
Baseli 1585
Kangsali 1468
Suzar Gaon 1432
Motna 1429
Khitta 1426
Kudiyal Gaon 1418
Kanda 1417

Literacy

Total about 48 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 27 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pratapnagar is 76%. 92% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pratapnagar

Total Male Female
Change 12.1% 5.0% 17.8%
2011 75.6% 92.1% 61.3%
2001 63.5% 87.1% 43.5%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Pratapnagar

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Nargarh 94
Pratap Nagar 89
Rauniya 88
Gadoli 88
Devel 87
Jewala 87
Pachri 87
Sukri 87
Cheniyali Sera 86
Julan Gaon 86

Workers profile

Pratapnagar has 47% (about 35 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 48% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pratapnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.5% 24.4% 23% 52.5%
Male 47.3% 31.2% 16.1% 52.7%
Female 47.7% 18.3% 29.3% 52.3%

Biggest Villages in Pratapnagar

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Khand 4.3
Motna 3.1
Nelda 3
Bhelunta 2.6
Dharkot 2.6
Bharpur 2.5
Tuniyar 2.5
Okhala 2.4
Kangsali 2.4
Myunda Maylalwani 2.4