Anthawal Gaon Village, with population of 1050 is Ghansali sub district's the 16th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Anthawal Gaon village is 2 km2 and it is the 21st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 580 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Anthawal Gaon village to Srinagar is 100 km. Pin code of Anthawal Gaon village is 249155. The village comes under Anthawal Gaon panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 40 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 100 km away.


The village is home to 1050 people, among them 528 (50%) are male and 522 (50%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Anthawal Gaon village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 200 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 922. Female population growth rate of the village is 1% which is -29.4% lower than male population growth rate of 30.4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 59.8% and child population has increased by 18.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1015, in schedule caste is 940. There are 753 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 288 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 279 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 677 people in the village are literate, among them 404 are male and 273 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Anthawal Gaon is 75%. 91% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Anthawal Gaon has 47% (496) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 47% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 41% are marginal workers.