Chamiyala May Kangra Village, with population of 2602 is Ghansali sub district's the most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Chamiyala May Kangra village is 3 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1024 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Chamiyala May Kangra village to Tehri is 90 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chamiyala May Kangra village is 249155. The village comes under Chamiyala panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2602 people, among them 1172 (45%) are male and 1430 (55%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chamiyala May Kangra village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 502 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chamiyala May Kangra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,602 2,346 256 0 365
Male 1,172 1,047 125 0 179
Female 1,430 1,299 131 0 186

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1990. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.7% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 30.8%. General caste population has increased by 29.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 46.3% and child population has increased by 0.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chamiyala May Kangra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.8% 29.3% 46.3% 0% 0.6%
Male 30.8% 28.3% 56.3% 0% -7.7%
Female 30.7% 30% 37.9% 0% 10.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1220 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1241, in schedule caste is 1048. There are 1039 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 168 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chamiyala May Kangra

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 17 -140 0 168
2011 1220 1241 1048 0 1039
2001 1221 1224 1188 0 871

Literacy

Total 1548 people in the village are literate, among them 850 are male and 698 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chamiyala May Kangra is 69%. 86% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chamiyala May Kangra

Total Male Female
Change 13.6% 8.4% 16.9%
2011 69.2% 85.6% 56.1%
2001 55.6% 77.2% 39.2%

Workers profile

Chamiyala May Kangra has 46% (1200) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 47% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 35% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 45% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chamiyala May Kangra

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.1% 5.9% 40.2% 53.9%
Male 45.3% 10.4% 34.9% 54.7%
Female 46.8% 2.2% 44.6% 53.2%