Mendu Sindwal Gaon Village, with population of 487 is Ghansali sub district's the 87th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Mendu Sindwal Gaon village is 2 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 258 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Mendu Sindwal Gaon village to Tehri is 98 km. Pin code of Mendu Sindwal Gaon village is 249155. The village comes under Mendu Sindwal Gaon panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 37 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 98 km away.


The village is home to 487 people, among them 194 (40%) are male and 293 (60%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mendu Sindwal Gaon village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 107 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 450. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.1% which is 25.9% higher than male population growth rate of -5.8%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 78.6% and child population has decreased by -13.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1510 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1525, in schedule caste is 1273. There are 925 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 326 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 145 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 278 people in the village are literate, among them 138 are male and 140 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mendu Sindwal Gaon is 68%. 90% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Mendu Sindwal Gaon has 46% (224) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 53% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 48% are marginal workers.