Malyakot Village, with population of 725 is Ghansali sub district's the 39th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Malyakot village is 1 km2 and it is the 119th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 863 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Malyakot village to Tehri is 81 km. Pin code of Malyakot village is 249155. The village comes under Malyakot panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 81 km away.


The village is home to 725 people, among them 311 (43%) are male and 414 (57%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Malyakot village is 10%, among them 62% are boys and 38% are girls. There are 177 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -14.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 852. Female population growth rate of the village is -9.2% which is 12.3% higher than male population growth rate of -21.5%. General caste population has decreased by -5.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -47.8% and child population has decreased by -49.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1331 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1392, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 617 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 179 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 557 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 474 people in the village are literate, among them 241 are male and 233 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Malyakot is 73%. 91% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Malyakot has 42% (305) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 37% male and 46% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.