Gajwan Gaon Village, with population of 188 is Ghansali sub district's the 81st least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Gajwan Gaon village is 0 km2 and it is the 23rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1343 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Gajwan Gaon village to Srinagar is 83 km. Pin code of Gajwan Gaon village is 249155. The village comes under Kepars panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 88 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 188 people, among them 87 (46%) are male and 101 (54%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gajwan Gaon village is 23%, among them 63% are boys and 37% are girls. There are 42 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gajwan Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 188 130 58 0 43
Male 87 59 28 0 27
Female 101 71 30 0 16

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 102.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 93. Female population growth rate of the village is 87% which is -36.1% lower than male population growth rate of 123.1%. General caste population has increased by 39.8% and child population has increased by 186.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gajwan Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102.2% 39.8% 0% 0% 186.7%
Male 123.1% 51.3% 0% 0% 237.5%
Female 87% 31.5% 0% 0% 128.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1161 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1203, in schedule caste is 1071. There are 593 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 224 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 282 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gajwan Gaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change -224 -182 1071 0 -282
2011 1161 1203 1071 0 593
2001 1385 1385 0 0 875

Literacy

Total 82 people in the village are literate, among them 45 are male and 37 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gajwan Gaon is 57%. 75% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 31%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gajwan Gaon

Total Male Female
Change 25.8% 16.9% 30.7%
2011 56.6% 75% 43.5%
2001 30.8% 58.1% 12.8%

Workers profile

Gajwan Gaon has 20% (38) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 25% male and 16% female population are working population. 11% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gajwan Gaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 20.2% 6.9% 13.3% 79.8%
Male 25.3% 11.5% 13.8% 74.7%
Female 15.8% 3% 12.9% 84.2%