Khola Village, with population of 555 is Ghansali sub district's the 71st most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Khola village is 1 km2 and it is the 110th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 631 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Khola village to Tehri is 75 km. Pin code of Khola village is 249155. The village comes under Khola 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.


The village is home to 555 people, among them 230 (41%) are male and 325 (59%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khola village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 119 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -29.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 790. Female population growth rate of the village is -22.4% which is 15.6% higher than male population growth rate of -38%. General caste population has decreased by -32.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -14.4% and child population has decreased by -49.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1413 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1522, in schedule caste is 1020. There are 778 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 284 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 81 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 297 people in the village are literate, among them 141 are male and 156 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khola is 63%. 76% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Khola has 50% (276) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 54% female population are working population. 21% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.