Bachhan Gaon Village, with population of 263 is Ghansali sub district's the 116th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Bachhan Gaon village is 0 km2 and it is the 20th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2023 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Bachhan Gaon village to Srinagar is 95 km. Pin code of Bachhan Gaon village is 249155. The village comes under Bhald Gaon Urf Amarshar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 100 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 263 people, among them 129 (49%) are male and 134 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bachhan Gaon village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 49 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bachhan Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 263 263 0 0 41
Male 129 129 0 0 22
Female 134 134 0 0 19

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 235. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.5% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 11.9% and child population has decreased by -2.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bachhan Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.9% 11.9% 0% 0% -2.4%
Male 9.3% 9.3% 0% 0% -15.4%
Female 14.5% 14.5% 0% 0% 18.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1039 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1039,. There are 864 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 249 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bachhan Gaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 47 0 0 249
2011 1039 1039 0 0 864
2001 992 992 0 0 615

Literacy

Total 134 people in the village are literate, among them 82 are male and 52 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bachhan Gaon is 60%. 77% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bachhan Gaon

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% -15.8% 22.4%
2011 60.4% 76.6% 45.2%
2001 56% 92.4% 22.8%

Workers profile

Bachhan Gaon has 46% (121) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 51% female population are working population. 1% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 40% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bachhan Gaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46% 0.4% 45.6% 54%
Male 40.3% 0.8% 39.5% 59.7%
Female 51.5% 0% 51.5% 48.5%