Sainj Village, with population of 64 is Ghansali sub district's the 23rd least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Sainj village is 0 km2 and it is the 75th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 164 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Sainj village to Tehri is 87 km. Pin code of Sainj village is 249181. The village comes under Kastal 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 87 km away.


The village is home to 64 people, among them 29 (45%) are male and 35 (55%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sainj village is 6%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 16 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 65. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.8% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 0%. General caste population has decreased by -1.5% and child population has decreased by -76.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1207 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1207,. There are 1000 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 583 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 35 people in the village are literate, among them 20 are male and 15 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sainj is 58%. 74% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 33% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Sainj has 59% (38) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 69% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 57% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.