Raunsal Village, with population of 415 is Ghansali sub district's the 118th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Raunsal village is 1 km2 and it is the 99th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 441 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Raunsal village to Srinagar is 80 km. Pin code of Raunsal village is 249155. The village comes under Raunsal panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 86 km away.


The village is home to 415 people, among them 178 (43%) are male and 237 (57%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raunsal village is 15%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 79 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 405. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.7% which is 13.5% higher than male population growth rate of -4.8%. General caste population has decreased by -9.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.4% and child population has increased by 1.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1331 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1505, in schedule caste is 1045. There are 1103 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 165 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 228 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 275 people in the village are literate, among them 130 are male and 145 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raunsal is 78%. 87% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Raunsal has 43% (177) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 42% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 37% are marginal workers.