Ghonti Village, with population of 75 is Ghansali sub district's the 27th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Ghonti village is 1 km2 and it is the 128th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 95 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Ghonti village to Tehri is 55 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ghonti village is 249155. The village comes under Ghonti 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 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 75 people, among them 35 (47%) are male and 40 (53%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghonti village is 5%, among them 75% are boys and 25% are girls. There are 17 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghonti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 75 66 9 0 4
Male 35 31 4 0 3
Female 40 35 5 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -77.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 327. Female population growth rate of the village is -76.5% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of -77.7%. General caste population has decreased by -78.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.9% and child population has decreased by -93.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ghonti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -77.1% -78.3% -60.9% 0% -93.3%
Male -77.7% -79.6% -20% 0% -89.7%
Female -76.5% -77% -72.2% 0% -96.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1143 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1129, in schedule caste is 1250. There are 333 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 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 736 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghonti

Total General SC ST Child
Change 60 129 -2350 0 -736
2011 1143 1129 1250 0 333
2001 1083 1000 3600 0 1069

Literacy

Total 55 people in the village are literate, among them 31 are male and 24 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghonti is 77%. 97% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ghonti

Total Male Female
Change 16.1% 14.1% 19.8%
2011 77.5% 96.9% 61.5%
2001 61.4% 82.8% 41.7%

Workers profile

Ghonti has 44% (33) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 40% female population are working population. 9% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 40% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghonti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44% 12% 32% 56%
Male 48.6% 8.6% 40% 51.4%
Female 40% 15% 25% 60%