Vanchuri Village, with population of 1169 is Ghansali sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Vanchuri village is 2 km2 and it is the 11th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 487 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Vanchuri village to Tehri is 68 km. Pin code of Vanchuri village is 249181. The village comes under Vanchuri panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 68 km away.


The village is home to 1169 people, among them 518 (44%) are male and 651 (56%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 46% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vanchuri village is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 219 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1098. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.7% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 6.1%. General caste population has decreased by -31.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 201.1% and child population has decreased by -16.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1257 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1424, in schedule caste is 1090. There are 932 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 160 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 634 people in the village are literate, among them 327 are male and 307 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vanchuri is 67%. 82% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Workers profile

Vanchuri has 44% (515) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 49% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.