Gainchwan Gaon Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Gainchwan Gaon is a medium size village located in Mori Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 192 families residing. The Gainchwan Gaon village has population of 783 of which 432 are males while 351 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gainchwan Gaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 95 which makes up 12.13 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gainchwan Gaon village is 813 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Gainchwan Gaon as per census is 939, higher than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Gainchwan Gaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Gainchwan Gaon village was 72.67 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Gainchwan Gaon Male literacy stands at 86.68 % while female literacy rate was 55.08 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gainchwan Gaon village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Gainchwan Gaon village.

Gainchwan Gaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 192 - -
Population 783 432 351
Child (0-6) 95 49 46
Schedule Caste 189 105 84
Schedule Tribe 10 5 5
Literacy 72.67 % 86.68 % 55.08 %
Total Workers 362 230 132
Main Worker 177 - -
Marginal Worker 185 89 96

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.14 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.28 % of total population in Gainchwan Gaon village.

Work Profile

In Gainchwan Gaon village out of total population, 362 were engaged in work activities. 48.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 362 workers engaged in Main Work, 34 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149