Kandarsyun Village, with population of 479 is Ghansali sub district's the 89th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Kandarsyun village is 1 km2 and it is the 140th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 694 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Kandarsyun village to Srinagar is 92 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kandarsyun village is 249125. The village comes under Kandarsyun panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 92 km away.


The village is home to 479 people, among them 185 (39%) are male and 294 (61%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kandarsyun village is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 113 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 437. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.5% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 8.2%. General caste population has increased by 8.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.3% and child population has increased by 47.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1589 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1621, in schedule caste is 1375. There are 938 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 926 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 242 people in the village are literate, among them 122 are male and 120 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kandarsyun is 63%. 89% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Kandarsyun has 55% (265) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 61% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.