Duwari Village, with population of 499 is Ghansali sub district's the 84th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Duwari village is 1 km2 and it is the 78th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 462 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Duwari village to Tehri is 75 km. Pin code of Duwari village is 249155. The village comes under Dagsera 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 499 people, among them 214 (43%) are male and 285 (57%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 45% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Duwari village is 18%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 123 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 577. Female population growth rate of the village is -9.5% which is 8.8% higher than male population growth rate of -18.3%. General caste population has decreased by -14.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -13.1% and child population has decreased by -12.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1332 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1473, in schedule caste is 1194. There are 1143 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 130 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 123 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 301 people in the village are literate, among them 155 are male and 146 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Duwari is 74%. 90% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Duwari has 44% (220) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 46% female population are working population. 8% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 33% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 44% are marginal workers.