Dhori Gavani Village, with population of 80 is Ghansali sub district's the 31st least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Dhori Gavani village is 1 km2 and it is the 104th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 157 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Dhori Gavani village to Tehri is 73 km. Pin code of Dhori Gavani village is 249155. The village comes under Dakhwana Gaon 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 73 km away.


The village is home to 80 people, among them 37 (46%) are male and 43 (54%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhori Gavani village is 14%, among them 64% are boys and 36% are girls. There are 21 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -17.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 97. Female population growth rate of the village is -14% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of -21.3%. General caste population has decreased by -18.6% and child population has decreased by -8.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1162 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1194,. There are 571 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 98 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 829 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 47 people in the village are literate, among them 29 are male and 18 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhori Gavani is 68%. 97% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Workers profile

Dhori Gavani has 51% (41) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 53% female population are working population. 5% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 43% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.