Basta is a medium size village located in Jakholi* Tehsil of Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand with total 161 families residing. The Basta village has population of 652 of which 293 are males while 359 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Basta village population of children with age 0-6 is 85 which makes up 13.04 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basta village is 1225 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Basta as per census is 604, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.
Basta village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Basta village was 79.89 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Basta Male literacy stands at 94.58 % while female literacy rate was 69.11 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Basta 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 Basta village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.74 % of total population in Basta village.
The village Basta currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Basta village out of total population, 320 were engaged in work activities. 7.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 92.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 320 workers engaged in Main Work, 8 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.