Baleshwar Village, with population of 478 is Ghansali sub district's the 90th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Baleshwar village is 0 km2 and it is the 80th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1086 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Baleshwar village to Srinagar is 82 km. Pin code of Baleshwar village is 249155. The village comes under Baleshwar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 82 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 478 people, among them 260 (54%) are male and 218 (46%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baleshwar village is 12%, among them 63% are boys and 37% are girls. There are 107 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baleshwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 478 349 129 0 59
Male 260 189 71 0 37
Female 218 160 58 0 22

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 420. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.2% which is -42% lower than male population growth rate of 36.8%. General caste population has decreased by -2.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 111.5% and child population has decreased by -9.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baleshwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.8% -2.8% 111.5% 0% -9.2%
Male 36.8% 16% 163% 0% -7.5%
Female -5.2% -18.4% 70.6% 0% -12%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 838 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 847, in schedule caste is 817. There are 595 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 373 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baleshwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -373 -355 -442 0 -30
2011 838 847 817 0 595
2001 1211 1202 1259 0 625

Literacy

Total 344 people in the village are literate, among them 205 are male and 139 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baleshwar is 82%. 92% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baleshwar

Total Male Female
Change 10.0% -3.4% 15.8%
2011 82.1% 91.9% 70.9%
2001 72.1% 95.3% 55.1%

Workers profile

Baleshwar has 49% (234) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 57% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 57% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baleshwar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49% 44.8% 4.2% 51%
Male 41.9% 34.6% 7.3% 58.1%
Female 57.3% 56.9% 0.5% 42.7%