Bhauna Village, with population of 276 is Ghansali sub district's the 122nd least populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Bhauna village is 1 km2 and it is the 117th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 325 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srinagar and distance from Bhauna village to Srinagar is 85 km. Pin code of Bhauna village is 249155. The village comes under Bhauna panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 95 km away.


The village is home to 276 people, among them 104 (38%) are male and 172 (62%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhauna village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 70 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 271. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.4% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 1%. General caste population has increased by 0.7% and child population has increased by 5.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1654 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1703,. There are 857 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 989 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 179 people in the village are literate, among them 78 are male and 101 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhauna is 76%. 94% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Bhauna has 57% (156) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 62% female population are working population. 12% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 36% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 60% are marginal workers.