Sitakot Village, with population of 300 is Ghansali sub district's the 128th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Sitakot village is 0 km2 and it is the 52nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1071 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Sitakot village to Tehri is 63 km. Pin code of Sitakot village is 219155. The village comes under Sitakot panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 63 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 300 people, among them 147 (49%) are male and 153 (51%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sitakot village is 15%, among them 64% are boys and 36% are girls. There are 59 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sitakot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 300 205 95 0 45
Male 147 94 53 0 29
Female 153 111 42 0 16

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 263. Female population growth rate of the village is -1.9% which is -39.3% lower than male population growth rate of 37.4%. General caste population has increased by 3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 48.4% and child population has decreased by -2.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sitakot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.1% 3% 48.4% 0% -2.2%
Male 37.4% 20.5% 82.8% 0% 20.8%
Female -1.9% -8.3% 20% 0% -27.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1041 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1181, in schedule caste is 792. There are 552 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 417 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 365 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sitakot

Total General SC ST Child
Change -417 -370 -415 0 -365
2011 1041 1181 792 0 552
2001 1458 1551 1207 0 917

Literacy

Total 218 people in the village are literate, among them 110 are male and 108 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sitakot is 85%. 93% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 30%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 39%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sitakot

Total Male Female
Change 30.2% 12.5% 39.2%
2011 85.5% 93.2% 78.8%
2001 55.3% 80.7% 39.6%

Workers profile

Sitakot has 48% (145) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 35% male and 61% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 59% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sitakot

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.3% 6% 42.3% 51.7%
Male 35.4% 10.2% 25.2% 64.6%
Female 60.8% 2% 58.8% 39.2%