Maletha Village, with population of 183 is Ghansali sub district's the 78th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Maletha village is 1 km2 and it is the 59th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 149 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Maletha village to Tehri is 96 km. Pin code of Maletha village is 249155. The village comes under Sankri 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 96 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 183 people, among them 85 (46%) are male and 98 (54%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maletha village is 16%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 33 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Maletha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 183 183 0 0 29
Male 85 85 0 0 14
Female 98 98 0 0 15

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 195. Female population growth rate of the village is -4.9% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of -7.6%. General caste population has decreased by -6.2% and child population has decreased by -21.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Maletha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6 -6 0 0 -22
Male -8 -8 0 0 -42
Female -5 -5 0 0 15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1153 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1153,. There are 1071 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 529 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Maletha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 33 0 0 529
2011 1,153 1,153 0 0 1,071
2001 1,120 1,120 0 0 542

Literacy

Total 111 people in the village are literate, among them 64 are male and 47 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maletha is 72%. 90% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Maletha

Total Male Female
Change 10 -1 17
2011 72 90 57
2001 62 91 40

Workers profile

Maletha has 45% (82) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 34% male and 54% female population are working population. 4% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 31% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Maletha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 2 43 55
Male 34 4 31 66
Female 54 1 53 46