Kireth Village, with population of 569 is Ghansali sub district's the 64th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Kireth village is 1 km2 and it is the 138th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 759 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Kireth village to Tehri is 86 km. Pin code of Kireth village is 249155. The village comes under Kireth panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 86 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 569 people, among them 267 (47%) are male and 302 (53%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kireth village is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 114 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kireth

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 569 333 236 0 66
Male 267 154 113 0 33
Female 302 179 123 0 33

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 607. Female population growth rate of the village is -9.3% which is -6.7% lower than male population growth rate of -2.6%. General caste population has decreased by -18%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.4% and child population has decreased by -45.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kireth

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6 -18 17 0 -46
Male -3 -11 11 0 -48
Female -9 -24 24 0 -42

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1131 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1162, in schedule caste is 1088. There are 1000 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 84 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 109 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kireth

Total General SC ST Child
Change -84 -198 117 0 109
2011 1,131 1,162 1,088 0 1,000
2001 1,215 1,360 971 0 891

Literacy

Total 360 people in the village are literate, among them 205 are male and 155 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kireth is 72%. 88% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kireth

Total Male Female
Change 14 11 15
2011 72 88 58
2001 58 77 43

Workers profile

Kireth has 45% (257) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 49% female population are working population. 2% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 39% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 47% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kireth

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 2 43 55
Male 41 2 39 59
Female 49 2 47 51