Payyan Koti Village, with population of 56 is Ghansali sub district's the 22nd least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Payyan Koti village is 0 km2 and it is the 16th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 509 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Payyan Koti village to Tehri is 86 km. Pin code of Payyan Koti village is 249155. The village comes under Pakh panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 86 km away.


The village is home to 56 people, among them 22 (39%) are male and 34 (61%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Payyan Koti village is 16%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 15 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -30% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 80. Female population growth rate of the village is -22.7% which is 16.2% higher than male population growth rate of -38.9%. General caste population has decreased by -30% and child population has decreased by -18.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1545 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1545,. There are 1250 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 323 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 417 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 31 people in the village are literate, among them 17 are male and 14 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Payyan Koti is 66%. 94% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -6%.

Workers profile

Payyan Koti has 50% (28) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 59% female population are working population. 14% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.