Myar Village, with population of 396 is Ghansali sub district's the 125th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Myar village is 1 km2 and it is the 80th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 374 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Myar village to Srinagar is 83 km. Pin code of Myar village is 249155. The village comes under Myar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 93 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 396 people, among them 201 (51%) are male and 195 (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Myar village is 14%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 72 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Myar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 396 370 26 0 54
Male 201 188 13 0 24
Female 195 182 13 0 30

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 319. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.7% which is -20.2% lower than male population growth rate of 34.9%. General caste population has increased by 25%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13% and child population has decreased by -21.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Myar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24 25 13 0 -22
Male 35 36 18 0 -42
Female 15 15 8 0 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 1250 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 171 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 567 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Myar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -171 -177 -91 0 567
2011 970 968 1,000 0 1,250
2001 1,141 1,145 1,091 0 683

Literacy

Total 210 people in the village are literate, among them 140 are male and 70 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Myar is 61%. 79% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Myar

Total Male Female
Change 19 7 23
2011 61 79 42
2001 42 72 19

Workers profile

Myar has 42% (166) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 44% female population are working population. 1% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 39% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 44% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Myar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42 1 41 58
Male 40 1 39 60
Female 44 0 44 56