Dewanj Village, with population of 347 is Ghansali sub district's the 147th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Dewanj village is 1 km2 and it is the 93rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 358 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Dewanj village to Tehri is 92 km. Pin code of Dewanj village is 249155. The village comes under Dewanj panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 31 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 92 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 347 people, among them 172 (50%) are male and 175 (50%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dewanj village is 14%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 57 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dewanj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 347 287 60 0 49
Male 172 139 33 0 29
Female 175 148 27 0 20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1065, in schedule caste is 818. There are 690 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.

Literacy

Total 214 people in the village are literate, among them 129 are male and 85 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dewanj is 72%. 90% of male and 55% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dewanj has 53% (184) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 55% female population are working population. 5% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 46% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 55% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dewanj

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53% 2.6% 50.4% 47%
Male 51.2% 5.2% 45.9% 48.8%
Female 54.9% 0% 54.9% 45.1%