Gainwali Village, with population of 169 is Ghansali sub district's the 73rd least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Gainwali village is 0 km2 and it is the 30th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1056 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Gainwali village to Tehri is 74 km. Pin code of Gainwali village is 249155. The village comes under Pokhar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 74 km away.


The village is home to 169 people, among them 83 (49%) are male and 86 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gainwali village is 12%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 33 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 164. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.5% which is -21.8% lower than male population growth rate of 15.3%. General caste population has increased by 3% and child population has decreased by -50% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1036 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036,. There are 1222 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 242 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 741 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 110 people in the village are literate, among them 70 are male and 40 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gainwali is 74%. 95% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 28%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Workers profile

Gainwali has 51% (86) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 55% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 55% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.