Pipola Village, with population of 473 is Ghansali sub district's the 92nd most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Pipola village is 2 km2 and it is the 37th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 315 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Pipola village to Tehri is 75 km. Pin code of Pipola village is 249155. The village comes under Pipola 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 473 people, among them 219 (46%) are male and 254 (54%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pipola village is 11%, among them 38% are boys and 62% are girls. There are 106 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -38.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 773. Female population growth rate of the village is -32.1% which is 13% higher than male population growth rate of -45.1%. General caste population has decreased by -48.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 43.6% and child population has decreased by -60% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1160 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1242, in schedule caste is 931. There are 1632 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 223 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 766 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 310 people in the village are literate, among them 182 are male and 128 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pipola is 73%. 91% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Pipola has 51% (239) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 53% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 52% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.