Nail Village, with population of 137 is Ghansali sub district's the 56th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Nail village is 0 km2 and it is the 64th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 381 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Nail village to Tehri is 70 km. Pin code of Nail village is 249181. The village comes under Boupwa 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 137 people, among them 59 (43%) are male and 78 (57%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nail village is 12%, among them 19% are boys and 81% are girls. There are 30 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 136. Female population growth rate of the village is 0% which is -1.7% lower than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has increased by 4.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -19% and child population has decreased by -33.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1322 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1449, in schedule caste is 700. There are 4333 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2333 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 88 people in the village are literate, among them 50 are male and 38 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nail is 73%. 89% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Workers profile

Nail has 54% (74) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 51% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 51% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.