Giriya is a medium size village located in Ukhimath Tehsil of Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand with total 122 families residing. The Giriya village has population of 611 of which 292 are males while 319 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Giriya village population of children with age 0-6 is 102 which makes up 16.69 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Giriya village is 1092 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Giriya as per census is 789, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.
Giriya village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Giriya village was 86.05 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Giriya Male literacy stands at 97.02 % while female literacy rate was 76.64 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Giriya village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Giriya village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.35 % of total population in Giriya village.
The village Giriya currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Giriya village out of total population, 277 were engaged in work activities. 87.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 277 workers engaged in Main Work, 197 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.