Gawalgaun Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Gawalgaun is a small village located in Mori Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 16 families residing. The Gawalgaun village has population of 118 of which 70 are males while 48 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gawalgaun village population of children with age 0-6 is 22 which makes up 18.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gawalgaun village is 686 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Gawalgaun as per census is 467, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Gawalgaun village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Gawalgaun village was 56.25 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Gawalgaun Male literacy stands at 67.27 % while female literacy rate was 41.46 %.

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

Gawalgaun Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 16 - -
Population 118 70 48
Child (0-6) 22 15 7
Schedule Caste 46 28 18
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 56.25 % 67.27 % 41.46 %
Total Workers 90 53 37
Main Worker 69 - -
Marginal Worker 21 15 6

Caste Factor

In Gawalgaun village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.98 % of total population in Gawalgaun village. The village Gawalgaun currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gawalgaun village out of total population, 90 were engaged in work activities. 76.67 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.33 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 90 workers engaged in Main Work, 69 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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