Syal Kund Village, with population of 497 is Ghansali sub district's the 86th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Syal Kund village is 1 km2 and it is the 72nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 444 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Syal Kund village to Tehri is 55 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Syal Kund village is 249161. The village comes under Syal Kund panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 55 km away.


The village is home to 497 people, among them 234 (47%) are male and 263 (53%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Syal Kund village is 14%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 102 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -16% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 592. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.2% which is 25.4% higher than male population growth rate of -27.6%. General caste population has decreased by -22%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.6% and child population has decreased by -6.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1124 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1103, in schedule caste is 1200. There are 707 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 291 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 317 people in the village are literate, among them 178 are male and 139 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Syal Kund is 74%. 92% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Workers profile

Syal Kund has 52% (257) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 60% female population are working population. 9% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 33% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 59% are marginal workers.