Surans Village, with population of 95 is Ghansali sub district's the 36th least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Surans village is 0 km2 and it is the 97th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 194 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Surans village to Tehri is 74 km. Pin code of Surans village is 249155. The village comes under Surans panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 74 km away.


The village is home to 95 people, among them 46 (48%) are male and 49 (52%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Surans village is 7%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 28 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -39.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 158. Female population growth rate of the village is -41.7% which is -3.9% lower than male population growth rate of -37.8%. General caste population has decreased by -41.8% and child population has decreased by -76.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1065 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1140,. There are 750 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 70 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 750 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 71 people in the village are literate, among them 40 are male and 31 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Surans is 81%. 95% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Workers profile

Surans has 64% (61) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 80% male and 49% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 35% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 45% are marginal workers.