Chami Village, with population of 442 is Ghansali sub district's the 105th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Chami village is 1 km2 and it is the 139th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 650 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Chami village to Tehri is 60 km. Pin code of Chami village is 249155. The village comes under Chami 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 60 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 442 people, among them 172 (39%) are male and 270 (61%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chami village is 17%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 101 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chami

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 442 401 41 0 76
Male 172 151 21 0 35
Female 270 250 20 0 41

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 428. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.5% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 0%. General caste population has increased by 1.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.2% and child population has increased by 7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chami

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3 2 24 0 7
Male 0 -1 11 0 17
Female 6 3 43 0 0

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1570 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1656, in schedule caste is 952. There are 1171 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 82 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 196 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chami

Total General SC ST Child
Change 82 74 215 0 -196
2011 1,570 1,656 952 0 1,171
2001 1,488 1,582 737 0 1,367

Literacy

Total 269 people in the village are literate, among them 125 are male and 144 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chami is 73%. 91% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chami

Total Male Female
Change 3 1 5
2011 74 91 63
2001 71 90 58

Workers profile

Chami has 39% (174) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 37% male and 41% female population are working population. 13% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chami

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 6 34 61
Male 37 13 24 63
Female 41 2 39 59