Gunji Population - Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand

Gunji is a medium size village located in Dharchula Tehsil of Pithoragarh district, Uttarakhand with total 194 families residing. The Gunji village has population of 335 of which 229 are males while 106 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gunji village population of children with age 0-6 is 19 which makes up 5.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gunji village is 463 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Gunji as per census is 727, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Gunji village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Gunji village was 87.66 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Gunji Male literacy stands at 98.17 % while female literacy rate was 64.29 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gunji 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 Gunji village.

Gunji Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 194 - -
Population 335 229 106
Child (0-6) 19 11 8
Schedule Caste 11 7 4
Schedule Tribe 195 95 100
Literacy 87.66 % 98.17 % 64.29 %
Total Workers 313 218 95
Main Worker 271 - -
Marginal Worker 42 18 24

Caste Factor

In Gunji village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 58.21 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.28 % of total population in Gunji village.

Work Profile

In Gunji village out of total population, 313 were engaged in work activities. 86.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 313 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 74 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