Dhansani Village, with population of 608 is Ghansali sub district's the 56th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Dhansani village is 1 km2 and it is the 95th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 633 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Dhansani village to Srinagar is 84 km. Pin code of Dhansani village is 249125. The village comes under Dhansani panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 84 km away.


The village is home to 608 people, among them 266 (44%) are male and 342 (56%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 46% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhansani village is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 151 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1286 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1399, in schedule caste is 1164. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 326 people in the village are literate, among them 174 are male and 152 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhansani is 62%. 77% of male and 50% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dhansani has 50% (301) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 55% female population are working population. 8% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 34% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.