Budkot Village, with population of 109 is Ghansali sub district's the 44th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Budkot village is 0 km2 and it is the 16th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 991 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Budkot village to Tehri is 71 km. Pin code of Budkot village is 249181. The village comes under Dwari panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 71 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 109 people, among them 51 (47%) are male and 58 (53%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Budkot village is 15%, among them 38% are boys and 63% are girls. There are 23 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Budkot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 109 92 17 0 16
Male 51 43 8 0 6
Female 58 49 9 0 10

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -15.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 129. Female population growth rate of the village is -10.8% which is 9.5% higher than male population growth rate of -20.3%. General caste population has decreased by -16.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.5% and child population has decreased by -5.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Budkot

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -15.5% -16.4% -10.5% 0% -5.9%
Male -20.3% -23.2% 0% 0% -33.3%
Female -10.8% -9.3% -18.2% 0% 25%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1137 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1140, in schedule caste is 1125. There are 1667 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 121 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 778 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Budkot

Total General SC ST Child
Change 121 176 -250 0 778
2011 1137 1140 1125 0 1667
2001 1016 964 1375 0 889

Literacy

Total 82 people in the village are literate, among them 45 are male and 37 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Budkot is 88%. 100% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Budkot

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 5.5% 8.7%
2011 88.2% 100% 77.1%
2001 81.3% 94.5% 68.4%

Workers profile

Budkot has 50% (54) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 47% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 41% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Budkot

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.5% 23.9% 25.7% 50.5%
Male 52.9% 45.1% 7.8% 47.1%
Female 46.6% 5.2% 41.4% 53.4%