Bhatwara Village, with population of 363 is Ghansali sub district's the 139th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Bhatwara village is 1 km2 and it is the 144th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 511 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Bhatwara village to Tehri is 81 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhatwara village is 249155. The village comes under Bhatwara panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 81 km away.


The village is home to 363 people, among them 186 (51%) are male and 177 (49%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhatwara village is 6%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 100 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -41.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 617. Female population growth rate of the village is -39.4% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of -42.8%. General caste population has decreased by -45.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -8.9% and child population has decreased by -73.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1049, in schedule caste is 636. There are 833 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 119 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 275 people in the village are literate, among them 169 are male and 106 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhatwara is 81%. 97% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Workers profile

Bhatwara has 50% (183) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 54% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 30% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 48% are marginal workers.