Sain Village, with population of 462 is Ghansali sub district's the 98th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Sain village is 1 km2 and it is the 126th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 745 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Sain village to Tehri is 75 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sain village is 249155. The village comes under Sain panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 75 km away.


The village is home to 462 people, among them 236 (51%) are male and 226 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sain village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 86 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 396. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.1% which is -5.1% lower than male population growth rate of 19.2%. General caste population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -21% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 958,. There are 960 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 370 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 338 people in the village are literate, among them 196 are male and 142 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sain is 82%. 93% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Sain has 44% (203) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 40% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.