Semya Village, with population of 258 is Ghansali sub district's the 114th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Semya village is 1 km2 and it is the 131st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 403 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Semya village to Tehri is 94 km. Pin code of Semya village is 249125. The village comes under Khikhel panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 34 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 94 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 258 people, among them 101 (39%) are male and 157 (61%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Semya village is 22%, among them 39% are boys and 61% are girls. There are 47 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Semya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 258 243 15 0 57
Male 101 97 4 0 22
Female 157 146 11 0 35

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 217. Female population growth rate of the village is 35.3% which is 35.3% higher than male population growth rate of 0%. General caste population has increased by 19.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.4% and child population has increased by 46.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Semya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 19 15 0 46
Male 0 0 0 0 47
Female 35 36 22 0 46

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1554 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1505, in schedule caste is 2750. There are 1591 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 405 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Semya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 405 402 500 0 -9
2011 1,554 1,505 2,750 0 1,591
2001 1,149 1,103 2,250 0 1,600

Literacy

Total 125 people in the village are literate, among them 65 are male and 60 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Semya is 62%. 82% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Semya

Total Male Female
Change 3 -3 13
2011 62 82 49
2001 60 85 36

Workers profile

Semya has 43% (111) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 35% male and 48% female population are working population. 1% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 34% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Semya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 2 42 57
Male 35 1 34 65
Female 48 2 47 52