Padagali May Ghotiwali Village, with population of 1202 is Ghansali sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Padagali May Ghotiwali village is 3 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 466 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Padagali May Ghotiwali village to Tehri is 60 km. Pin code of Padagali May Ghotiwali village is 249155. The village comes under Padagali 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 60 km away. 0.11 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1202 people, among them 554 (46%) are male and 648 (54%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padagali May Ghotiwali village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 239 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1265. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.5% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of -4.3%. General caste population has decreased by -11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.9% and child population has decreased by -43.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1170 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1196, in schedule caste is 1088. There are 857 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 158 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 659 people in the village are literate, among them 347 are male and 312 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padagali May Ghotiwali is 63%. 74% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Padagali May Ghotiwali has 55% (667) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 60% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 38% are marginal workers.