Chaundana Village, with population of 367 is Ghansali sub district's the 138th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Chaundana village is 1 km2 and it is the 139th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 496 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Chaundana village to Tehri is 80 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chaundana village is 249155. The village comes under Chaundana panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 80 km away.


The village is home to 367 people, among them 155 (42%) are male and 212 (58%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chaundana village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 79 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 415. Female population growth rate of the village is -10.9% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of -12.4%. General caste population has decreased by -25.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.9% and child population has decreased by -12.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1368 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1577, in schedule caste is 1190. There are 857 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 143 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 216 people in the village are literate, among them 104 are male and 112 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chaundana is 72%. 87% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Chaundana has 50% (184) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 54% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.