Dhung Village, with population of 461 is Ghansali sub district's the 99th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Dhung village is 1 km2 and it is the 77th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 419 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Dhung village to Tehri is 91 km. Pin code of Dhung village is 249155. The village comes under Dhung panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 31 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 91 km away.


The village is home to 461 people, among them 171 (37%) are male and 290 (63%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhung village is 18%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 92 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhung

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 461 314 147 0 84
Male 171 118 53 0 40
Female 290 196 94 0 44

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1696 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1661, in schedule caste is 1774. There are 1100 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 247 people in the village are literate, among them 109 are male and 138 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhung is 66%. 83% of male and 56% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dhung has 36% (165) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 29% male and 40% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhung

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 36 0 64
Male 29 29 0 71
Female 40 40 0 60