Chhelli Village, with population of 242 is Ghansali sub district's the 105th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Chhelli village is 1 km2 and it is the 108th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 457 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Chhelli village to Tehri is 75 km. Pin code of Chhelli village is 249155. The village comes under Kothar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 75 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 242 people, among them 103 (43%) are male and 139 (57%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhelli village is 12%, among them 39% are boys and 61% are girls. There are 50 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chhelli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 242 177 65 0 28
Male 103 71 32 0 11
Female 139 106 33 0 17

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 223. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.4% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of 7.3%. General caste population has increased by 2.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30% and child population has decreased by -6.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chhelli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.5% 2.3% 30% 0% -6.7%
Male 7.3% 0% 28% 0% -26.7%
Female 9.4% 3.9% 32% 0% 13.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1350 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1493, in schedule caste is 1031. There are 1545 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 545 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chhelli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 56 31 0 545
2011 1350 1493 1031 0 1545
2001 1323 1437 1000 0 1000

Literacy

Total 153 people in the village are literate, among them 84 are male and 69 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhelli is 71%. 91% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chhelli

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% -2.5% 12.8%
2011 71.5% 91.3% 56.6%
2001 64.8% 93.8% 43.8%

Workers profile

Chhelli has 50% (120) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 55% female population are working population. 3% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 39% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chhelli

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.6% 3.7% 45.9% 50.4%
Male 41.7% 2.9% 38.8% 58.3%
Female 55.4% 4.3% 51.1% 44.6%