Moltha Village, with population of 337 is Ghansali sub district's the 144th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Moltha village is 1 km2 and it is the 140th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 488 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Moltha village to Tehri is 90 km. Pin code of Moltha village is 249181. The village comes under Moltha panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 337 people, among them 160 (47%) are male and 177 (53%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Moltha village is 12%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 69 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Moltha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 337 299 38 0 42
Male 160 142 18 0 25
Female 177 157 20 0 17

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 343. Female population growth rate of the village is -11.5% which is -23.4% lower than male population growth rate of 11.9%. General caste population has decreased by -6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 65.2% and child population has decreased by -31.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Moltha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2 -7 65 0 -31
Male 12 8 50 0 -24
Female -12 -17 82 0 -39

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1106 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1106, in schedule caste is 1111. There are 680 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 293 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 168 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Moltha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -293 -337 194 0 -168
2011 1,106 1,106 1,111 0 680
2001 1,399 1,443 917 0 848

Literacy

Total 212 people in the village are literate, among them 122 are male and 90 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Moltha is 72%. 90% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Moltha

Total Male Female
Change 15 13 12
2011 72 90 56
2001 57 77 44

Workers profile

Moltha has 50% (168) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 48% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Moltha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 40 10 50
Male 52 51 1 48
Female 48 31 18 52