Arsh Village, with population of 310 is Ghansali sub district's the 135th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Arsh village is 0 km2 and it is the 70th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 838 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Arsh village to Srinagar is 80 km. Pin code of Arsh village is 249155. The village comes under Arsh panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 93 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 310 people, among them 129 (42%) are male and 181 (58%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Arsh village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 68 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Arsh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 310 310 0 0 57
Male 129 129 0 0 30
Female 181 181 0 0 27

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 346. Female population growth rate of the village is -16.6% which is -16.6% lower than male population growth rate of 0%. General caste population has decreased by -10.4% and child population has increased by 21.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Arsh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -10 -10 0 0 21
Male 0 0 0 0 20
Female -17 -17 0 0 23

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1403 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1403,. There are 900 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 279 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Arsh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -279 -279 0 0 20
2011 1,403 1,403 0 0 900
2001 1,682 1,682 0 0 880

Literacy

Total 184 people in the village are literate, among them 91 are male and 93 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Arsh is 73%. 92% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 22% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Arsh

Total Male Female
Change 22 22 20
2011 73 92 60
2001 51 70 41

Workers profile

Arsh has 49% (153) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 59% female population are working population. 1% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 36% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 58% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Arsh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 1 49 51
Male 36 1 36 64
Female 59 1 58 41