Dhung Village, with population of 1303 is Ghansali sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Dhung village is 1 km2 and it is the 102nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1416 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Dhung village to Tehri is 95 km. Pin code of Dhung village is 249181. The village comes under Dhung panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 95 km away.


The village is home to 1303 people, among them 571 (44%) are male and 732 (56%) are female. 39% of the whole population are from general caste, 61% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhung village is 17%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 259 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhung

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,303 508 795 0 215
Male 571 224 347 0 108
Female 732 284 448 0 107

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1282 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1268, in schedule caste is 1291. There are 991 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 702 people in the village are literate, among them 357 are male and 345 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhung is 65%. 77% of male and 55% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dhung has 50% (658) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 54% female population are working population. 19% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 27% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhung

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 51 9 42 50
Male 46 19 28 54
Female 54 1 53 46