Akhori Village, with population of 1136 is Ghansali sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Akhori village is 3 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 434 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Akhori village to Tehri is 90 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Akhori village is 249155. The village comes under Akhori panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 90 km away.


The village is home to 1136 people, among them 502 (44%) are male and 634 (56%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Akhori village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 267 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1096. Female population growth rate of the village is -0.3% which is -9.4% lower than male population growth rate of 9.1%. General caste population has increased by 3.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.5% and child population has decreased by -13.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1263 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1297, in schedule caste is 1031. There are 914 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 120 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 87 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 675 people in the village are literate, among them 363 are male and 312 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Akhori is 69%. 86% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Akhori has 54% (612) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 59% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.