Ragsya Village, with population of 652 is Ghansali sub district's the 48th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Ragsya village is 1 km2 and it is the 103rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 709 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Ragsya village to Srinagar is 84 km. Pin code of Ragsya village is 249125. The village comes under Ragsya panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 89 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 652 people, among them 293 (45%) are male and 359 (55%) are female. 24% of the whole population are from general caste, 76% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ragsya village is 15%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 113 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ragsya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 652 158 494 0 101
Male 293 66 227 0 46
Female 359 92 267 0 55

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 583. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.9% which is 14.6% higher than male population growth rate of 4.3%. General caste population has decreased by -1.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.1% and child population has increased by 26.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ragsya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.8% -1.9% 17.1% 0% 26.3%
Male 4.3% -17.5% 12.9% 0% 2.2%
Female 18.9% 13.6% 20.8% 0% 57.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1225 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1394, in schedule caste is 1176. There are 1196 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 150 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 418 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ragsya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 150 381 76 0 418
2011 1225 1394 1176 0 1196
2001 1075 1013 1100 0 778

Literacy

Total 425 people in the village are literate, among them 232 are male and 193 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ragsya is 77%. 94% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ragsya

Total Male Female
Change 11.7% 10.4% 14.1%
2011 77.1% 93.9% 63.5%
2001 65.4% 83.5% 49.4%

Workers profile

Ragsya has 49% (319) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 52% female population are working population. 6% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 40% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ragsya

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.9% 3.2% 45.7% 51.1%
Male 45.7% 6.1% 39.6% 54.3%
Female 51.5% 0.8% 50.7% 48.5%