Pinswar Village, with population of 653 is Ghansali sub district's the 47th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Pinswar village is 2 km2 and it is the 28th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 408 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Pinswar village to Srinagar is 102 km. Pin code of Pinswar village is 249125. The village comes under Pinswar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 49 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 107 km away.


The village is home to 653 people, among them 328 (50%) are male and 325 (50%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pinswar village is 20%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 112 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 514. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.6% which is -7.1% lower than male population growth rate of 30.7%. General caste population has increased by 25.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 71.4% and child population has increased by 27.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 997, in schedule caste is 846. There are 819 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 57 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 327 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 249 people in the village are literate, among them 164 are male and 85 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pinswar is 48%. 64% of male and 32% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 29%. Male literacy has gone up by 28% and female literacy rate has gone up by 30%.

Workers profile

Pinswar has 54% (354) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 53% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.