Gangar Village, with population of 603 is Ghansali sub district's the 57th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Gangar village is 1 km2 and it is the 43rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 416 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Gangar village to Tehri is 70 km. Pin code of Gangar village is 249181. The village comes under Gangar panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 70 km away.


The village is home to 603 people, among them 251 (42%) are male and 352 (58%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gangar village is 14%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 124 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1402 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1336, in schedule caste is 1472. There are 1122 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 372 people in the village are literate, among them 189 are male and 183 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gangar is 72%. 90% of male and 60% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Gangar has 63% (381) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 67% female population are working population. 9% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 49% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 66% are marginal workers.