Tungana Village, with population of 555 is Ghansali sub district's the 69th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Tungana village is 1 km2 and it is the 129th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 703 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Tungana village to Tehri is 81 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Tungana village is 249155. The village comes under Tungana panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 81 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 555 people, among them 243 (44%) are male and 312 (56%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tungana village is 15%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 100 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tungana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 555 491 64 0 83
Male 243 215 28 0 50
Female 312 276 36 0 33

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 603. Female population growth rate of the village is -8.8% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of -6.9%. General caste population has decreased by -7.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.1% and child population has decreased by -14.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tungana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -8 -8 -11 0 -14
Male -7 -7 -7 0 0
Female -9 -8 -14 0 -30

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1284 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1284, in schedule caste is 1286. There are 660 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 280 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tungana

Total General SC ST Child
Change -26 -15 -114 0 -280
2011 1,284 1,284 1,286 0 660
2001 1,310 1,299 1,400 0 940

Literacy

Total 360 people in the village are literate, among them 173 are male and 187 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tungana is 76%. 90% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tungana

Total Male Female
Change 4 -3 10
2011 76 90 67
2001 72 92 57

Workers profile

Tungana has 48% (269) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 55% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tungana

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 6 42 52
Male 40 10 29 61
Female 55 3 53 45