Thela Village, with population of 794 is Ghansali sub district's the 29th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Thela village is 1 km2 and it is the 86th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 771 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Thela village to Tehri is 80 km. Pin code of Thela village is 249155. The village comes under Thela panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 80 km away.


The village is home to 794 people, among them 368 (46%) are male and 426 (54%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thela village is 14%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 176 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 832. Female population growth rate of the village is -4.5% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of -4.7%. General caste population has decreased by -16.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.1% and child population has decreased by -18% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1158 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1348, in schedule caste is 935. There are 629 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 650 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 518 people in the village are literate, among them 267 are male and 251 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thela is 76%. 90% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Thela has 51% (404) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 57% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.