Govindgarh Village, with population of 996 is Jewar sub district's the 21st least populous village, located in Jewar sub district of Gautam Buddha Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Govindgarh village is 11 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 93 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jewar and distance from Govindgarh village to Jewar is 4 km. Pin code of Govindgarh village is 203135. The village comes under Jewar Khadar panchayat. Jewar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Gautambudh Nagar which is 64 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 996 people, among them 541 (54%) are male and 455 (46%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Govindgarh village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 153 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Govindgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 996 954 42 0 151
Male 541 518 23 0 82
Female 455 436 19 0 69

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -2.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1023. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.8% which is -6% lower than male population growth rate of 0.2%. General caste population has decreased by -3.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.7% and child population has decreased by -31.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Govindgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3 -3 17 0 -31
Male 0 -0 10 0 -31
Female -6 -7 27 0 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 841 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 842, in schedule caste is 826. There are 841 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 53 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Govindgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -53 -60 112 0 1
2011 841 842 826 0 841
2001 894 902 714 0 840

Literacy

Total 596 people in the village are literate, among them 376 are male and 220 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Govindgarh is 71%. 82% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Govindgarh

Total Male Female
Change 15 7 22
2011 71 82 57
2001 56 75 35

Workers profile

Govindgarh has 38% (378) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 24% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Govindgarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 21 17 62
Male 50 37 13 50
Female 24 2 22 76