Rishidhar Village, with population of 84 is Ghansali sub district's the 32nd least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Rishidhar village is 0 km2 and it is the 36th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 400 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Rishidhar village to Tehri is 93 km. Pin code of Rishidhar village is 249155. The village comes under Sariyala panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 93 km away.


The village is home to 84 people, among them 38 (45%) are male and 46 (55%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rishidhar village is 8%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 21 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -30.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 121. Female population growth rate of the village is -34.3% which is -8.8% lower than male population growth rate of -25.5%. General caste population has decreased by -30.6% and child population has decreased by -63.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1211 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1211,. There are 750 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 162 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 964 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 66 people in the village are literate, among them 34 are male and 32 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rishidhar is 86%. 100% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Workers profile

Rishidhar has 56% (47) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 59% female population are working population. 5% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 47% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 59% are marginal workers.