Bonga Village, with population of 325 is Ghansali sub district's the 142nd least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Bonga village is 1 km2 and it is the 117th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 382 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Bonga village to Srinagar is 88 km. Pin code of Bonga village is 249145. The village comes under Bonga panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 78 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 325 people, among them 143 (44%) are male and 182 (56%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bonga village is 12%, among them 41% are boys and 59% are girls. There are 72 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bonga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 325 279 46 0 39
Male 143 117 26 0 16
Female 182 162 20 0 23

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 312. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.7% which is -17.1% lower than male population growth rate of 14.4%. General caste population has decreased by -1.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 64.3% and child population has decreased by -32.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bonga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4 -2 64 0 -33
Male 14 4 117 0 -30
Female -3 -5 25 0 -34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1273 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1385, in schedule caste is 769. There are 1438 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 223 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 84 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bonga

Total General SC ST Child
Change -223 -128 -564 0 -84
2011 1,273 1,385 769 0 1,438
2001 1,496 1,513 1,333 0 1,522

Literacy

Total 240 people in the village are literate, among them 125 are male and 115 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bonga is 84%. 98% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bonga

Total Male Female
Change 9 3 11
2011 84 98 72
2001 75 95 61

Workers profile

Bonga has 51% (165) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 46% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 31% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 42% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bonga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 51 14 37 49
Male 57 26 31 43
Female 46 4 42 54