Gorchha Population, Caste, Working Data Dehradun, Uttarakhand - Census 2011

Gorchha is a village situated in Tyuni tehsil of Dehradun district in Uttarakhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 23 families residing in the village Gorchha. The total population of Gorchha is 260 out of which 137 are males and 123 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gorchha is 898.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gorchha village is 49 which is 19% of the total population. There are 28 male children and 21 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gorchha is 750 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (898) of Gorchha village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gorchha is 56.9%. Thus Gorchha village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.2% of Dehradun district. The male literacy rate is 61.47% and the female literacy rate is 51.96% in Gorchha village.

Population
260
Families
23
Literacy
56.87%
Sex Ratio
898

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gorchha village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Gorchha Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gorchha village.

Total Male Female
Children 49 28 21
Literacy 56.87% 61.47% 51.96%
Scheduled Caste 56 30 26
Scheduled Tribe 199 105 94
Illiterate 140 70 70

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 76.5% of total population in Gorchha village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gorchha village out of total population, 73 were engaged in work activities. 93.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 73 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 68 63 5
Cultivators 57 57 0
Agriculture Labourer 1 1 0
Other Workers 10 5 5
Marginal Workers 5 5 0
Non Working 187 69 118

Map of Gorchha, Dehradun, Uttarakhand


Nearby Villages to Gorchha, Tyuni

Below are the list of villages near Gorchha village in Tyuni.

Village Population
Kunwa 286
Punig 277
Pinguwa 301
Kandoi 726
Thartha 429
Baigi 123
Bagani 323
Kaba Khera 420
Bulad 202
Penuwa 277

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