Gawana Talla Village, with population of 339 is Ghansali sub district's the 146th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Gawana Talla village is 1 km2 and it is the 100th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 678 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Gawana Talla village to Tehri is 94 km. Pin code of Gawana Talla village is 249155. The village comes under Gawana panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 34 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 94 km away.


The village is home to 339 people, among them 148 (44%) are male and 191 (56%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gawana Talla village is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 62 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 291. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.1% which is 8% higher than male population growth rate of 12.1%. General caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.4% and child population has increased by 12.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1291 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1414, in schedule caste is 1179. There are 938 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 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 681 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 198 people in the village are literate, among them 102 are male and 96 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gawana Talla is 71%. 88% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Workers profile

Gawana Talla has 49% (166) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 55% female population are working population. 14% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 28% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.