Karas Population, Caste, Working Data Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand - Census 2011

Karas is a village situated in Jakhnidhar tehsil of Tehri Garhwal district in Uttarakhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 67 families residing in the village Karas. The total population of Karas is 287 out of which 118 are males and 169 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karas is 1,432.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Karas village is 36 which is 13% of the total population. There are 20 male children and 16 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karas is 800 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,432) of Karas village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karas is 79.7%. Thus Karas village has a higher literacy rate compared to 65.9% of Tehri Garhwal district. The male literacy rate is 89.8% and the female literacy rate is 73.2% in Karas village.

Sex Ratio

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

Karas Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 36 20 16
Literacy 79.68% 89.8% 73.2%
Scheduled Caste 54 23 31
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 87 30 57

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Karas village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Karas village out of total population, 140 were engaged in work activities. 98.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 140 workers engaged in Main Work, 120 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 138 45 93
Cultivators 120 31 89
Agriculture Labourer 1 1 0
Other Workers 17 13 4
Marginal Workers 2 2 0
Non Working 147 71 76

Map of Karas, Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

Nearby Villages to Karas, Jakhnidhar

Below are the list of villages near Karas village in Jakhnidhar.

Village Population
Andrethi 124
Kafalna 147
Kaintholi 158
Polkhand 36
Bainsoli Talli 289
Kothiya 103
Bainsoli Malli 115
Koti-Tyunsa 226
Borgaon 65
Raunthi 33