Gangotri (NP) Nagar Panchayat, with population of 110 is Bhatwari sub district's only nagar panchayat located in Bhatwari sub district of Uttarkashi district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Gangotri (NP) nagar panchayat is 8 km2. Population density of the city is 14 persons per km2. There are 5 wards in the city, among them Gangotri Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 39 and Gangotri Ward No 05 is the least populous ward with population of 8.

Nearest railway station is Rishikesh which is 127 km far from here. Bhatwari is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 72 km. District head quarter of the city is Uttarkashi which is 100 km away. Dehradun is the state head quarter of the city and is 290 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1208.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 34.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 110 people, among them 97 (88%) are male and 13 (12%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gangotri (NP) nagar panchayat is 0%, among them 0% are boys and 0% are girls. There are 47 households in the city and an average 2 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gangotri (NP)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 110 110 0 0 0
Male 97 97 0 0 0
Female 13 13 0 0 0

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 134.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gangotri (NP)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 110 110 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male 97 97 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -81.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 605. Female population growth rate of the city is -51.9% which is 31.3% higher than male population growth rate of -83.2%. General caste population has decreased by -81.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gangotri (NP)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -81.8% -81.7% -100% 0% -100%
Male -83.2% -83.1% -100% 0% -100%
Female -51.9% -51.9% 0% 0% -100%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 134 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 134,. There are 0 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 87 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1000 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gangotri (NP)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 87 87 0 0 -1000
2011 134 134 0 0 0
2001 47 47 0 0 1000

Literacy

Total 109 people in the city are literate, among them 97 are male and 12 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gangotri (NP) is 99%. 100% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 54%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gangotri (NP)

Total Male Female
Change 11.9% 10.6% 53.8%
2011 99.1% 100% 92.3%
2001 87.2% 89.4% 38.5%

Workers profile

Gangotri (NP) has 67% (74) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 70% male and 46% female population are working population. 15% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 55% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gangotri (NP)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 67.3% 15.5% 51.8% 32.7%
Male 70.1% 15.5% 54.6% 29.9%
Female 46.2% 15.4% 30.8% 53.8%