Devdhung Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Devdhung is a medium size village located in Puraula Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 89 families residing. The Devdhung village has population of 430 of which 209 are males while 221 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Devdhung village population of children with age 0-6 is 51 which makes up 11.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Devdhung village is 1057 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Devdhung as per census is 645, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Devdhung village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Devdhung village was 72.56 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Devdhung Male literacy stands at 86.52 % while female literacy rate was 60.20 %.

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

Devdhung Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 89 - -
Population 430 209 221
Child (0-6) 51 31 20
Schedule Caste 195 95 100
Schedule Tribe 6 2 4
Literacy 72.56 % 86.52 % 60.20 %
Total Workers 265 121 144
Main Worker 72 - -
Marginal Worker 193 55 138

Caste Factor

In Devdhung village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.35 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.40 % of total population in Devdhung village.

Work Profile

In Devdhung village out of total population, 265 were engaged in work activities. 27.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 265 workers engaged in Main Work, 50 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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