Maid Village, with population of 889 is Ghansali sub district's the 26th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Maid village is 2 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 556 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Maid village to Srinagar is 95 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Maid village is 249125. The village comes under Maid panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 41 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 100 km away.


The village is home to 889 people, among them 434 (49%) are male and 455 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maid village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 158 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 692. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.7% which is -3.6% lower than male population growth rate of 30.3%. General caste population has increased by 28.7% and child population has increased by 8.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1048 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1048,. There are 839 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 231 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 464 people in the village are literate, among them 276 are male and 188 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maid is 64%. 80% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 39%.

Workers profile

Maid has 47% (415) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 48% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.