Bajyal Gaon Village, with population of 520 is Ghansali sub district's the 79th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Bajyal Gaon village is 1 km2 and it is the 53rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 397 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Bajyal Gaon village to Tehri is 92 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bajyal Gaon village is 249155. The village comes under Bajyal Gaon panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 92 km away. 0.09 square kilometer (7%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 520 people, among them 204 (39%) are male and 316 (61%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bajyal Gaon village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 113 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bajyal Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 520 412 108 0 58
Male 204 165 39 0 30
Female 316 247 69 0 28

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 537. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.3% which is 15% higher than male population growth rate of -11.7%. General caste population has decreased by -8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.3% and child population has decreased by -42.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bajyal Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.2% -8% 21.3% 0% -42.6%
Male -11.7% -14.5% 2.6% 0% -44.4%
Female 3.3% -3.1% 35.3% 0% -40.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1549 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1497, in schedule caste is 1769. There are 933 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 224 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bajyal Gaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change 224 176 427 0 63
2011 1549 1497 1769 0 933
2001 1325 1321 1342 0 870

Literacy

Total 346 people in the village are literate, among them 160 are male and 186 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bajyal Gaon is 75%. 92% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bajyal Gaon

Total Male Female
Change 18.2% 8.4% 26.4%
2011 74.9% 92% 64.6%
2001 56.7% 83.6% 38.2%

Workers profile

Bajyal Gaon has 46% (237) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 35% male and 52% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bajyal Gaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.6% 43.1% 2.5% 54.4%
Male 35.3% 32.8% 2.5% 64.7%
Female 52.2% 49.7% 2.5% 47.8%