Kwidang Village, with population of 751 is Ghansali sub district's the 32nd most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Kwidang village is 1 km2 and it is the 58th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 606 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Kwidang village to Tehri is 75 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kwidang village is 249155. The village comes under Kwidang panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 75 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 751 people, among them 309 (41%) are male and 442 (59%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kwidang village is 12%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 166 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kwidang

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 751 601 150 0 93
Male 309 249 60 0 44
Female 442 352 90 0 49

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 788. Female population growth rate of the village is 6% which is 22.7% higher than male population growth rate of -16.7%. General caste population has decreased by -7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.4% and child population has decreased by -34.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kwidang

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -5 -7 6 0 -35
Male -17 -17 -14 0 -44
Female 6 2 27 0 -23

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1430 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1414, in schedule caste is 1500. There are 1114 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 306 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 293 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kwidang

Total General SC ST Child
Change 306 264 486 0 293
2011 1,430 1,414 1,500 0 1,114
2001 1,124 1,150 1,014 0 821

Literacy

Total 495 people in the village are literate, among them 230 are male and 265 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kwidang is 75%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kwidang

Total Male Female
Change 6 5 9
2011 75 87 67
2001 69 82 58

Workers profile

Kwidang has 46% (346) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 45% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 22% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kwidang

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 21 25 54
Male 48 26 22 52
Female 45 18 27 55