Niwal Gaon Village, with population of 447 is Ghansali sub district's the 101st most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Niwal Gaon village is 1 km2 and it is the 38th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 300 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Niwal Gaon village to Srinagar is 89 km. Pin code of Niwal Gaon village is 249125. The village comes under Niwal Gaon panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 94 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 447 people, among them 219 (49%) are male and 228 (51%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Niwal Gaon village is 17%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 70 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Niwal Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 447 415 32 0 78
Male 219 203 16 0 39
Female 228 212 16 0 39

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 380. Female population growth rate of the village is 20% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 15.3%. General caste population has increased by 14.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 77.8% and child population has increased by 13% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18 15 78 0 13
Male 15 10 167 0 5
Female 20 19 33 0 22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1041 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1044, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 1000 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 135 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Niwal Gaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 77 -1,000 0 135
2011 1,041 1,044 1,000 0 1,000
2001 1,000 967 2,000 0 865

Literacy

Total 211 people in the village are literate, among them 148 are male and 63 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Niwal Gaon is 57%. 82% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Niwal Gaon

Total Male Female
Change 10 3 17
2011 57 82 33
2001 47 79 17

Workers profile

Niwal Gaon has 36% (159) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 32% female population are working population. 0% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 38% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 32% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Niwal Gaon

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 0 35 64
Male 39 1 38 61
Female 33 0 33 68