Damkot Village, with population of 158 is Ghansali sub district's the 64th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Damkot village is 0 km2 and it is the 44th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 658 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Damkot village to Tehri is 80 km. Pin code of Damkot village is 249155. The village comes under Paunada panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 80 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 158 people, among them 72 (46%) are male and 86 (54%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Damkot village is 21%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 34 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Damkot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 158 158 0 0 33
Male 72 72 0 0 14
Female 86 86 0 0 19

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 141. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.3% which is 34.3% higher than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has increased by 12.1% and child population has increased by 26.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Damkot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.1% 12.1% 0% 0% 26.9%
Male -4% -4% 0% 0% -17.6%
Female 30.3% 30.3% 0% 0% 111.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1194 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1194,. There are 1357 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 314 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 828 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Damkot

Total General SC ST Child
Change 314 314 0 0 828
2011 1194 1194 0 0 1357
2001 880 880 0 0 529

Literacy

Total 78 people in the village are literate, among them 45 are male and 33 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Damkot is 62%. 78% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Damkot

Total Male Female
Change -1.1% -15.5% 16.0%
2011 62.4% 77.6% 49.3%
2001 63.5% 93.1% 33.3%

Workers profile

Damkot has 51% (80) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 52% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 52% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Damkot

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.6% 13.9% 36.7% 49.4%
Male 48.6% 30.6% 18.1% 51.4%
Female 52.3% 0% 52.3% 47.7%