Kalan Gaon Village, with population of 176 is Ghansali sub district's the 76th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Kalan Gaon village is 0 km2 and it is the 54th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 607 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Kalan Gaon village to Srinagar is 95 km. Pin code of Kalan Gaon village is 249155. The village comes under Kalan Gaon 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 95 km away.


The village is home to 176 people, among them 76 (43%) are male and 100 (57%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalan Gaon village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 37 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 189. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.9% which is 8.7% higher than male population growth rate of -11.6%. General caste population has decreased by -8.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.9% and child population has decreased by -5.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1316 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1358, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 882 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 118 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 98 people in the village are literate, among them 52 are male and 46 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalan Gaon is 68%. 88% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 27%. Male literacy has gone up by 34% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Workers profile

Kalan Gaon has 35% (61) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 37% male and 33% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.