Gair-Banal Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Gair-Banal is a medium size village located in Rajgarhi Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 95 families residing. The Gair-Banal village has population of 484 of which 249 are males while 235 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gair-Banal village population of children with age 0-6 is 66 which makes up 13.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gair-Banal village is 944 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Gair-Banal as per census is 941, higher than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Gair-Banal village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Gair-Banal village was 77.75 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Gair-Banal Male literacy stands at 93.49 % while female literacy rate was 61.08 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gair-Banal 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 Gair-Banal village.

Gair-Banal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 95 - -
Population 484 249 235
Child (0-6) 66 34 32
Schedule Caste 122 60 62
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 77.75 % 93.49 % 61.08 %
Total Workers 368 191 177
Main Worker 124 - -
Marginal Worker 244 82 162

Caste Factor

Gair-Banal village of Uttarkashi has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.21 % of total population in Gair-Banal village. The village Gair-Banal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gair-Banal village out of total population, 368 were engaged in work activities. 33.70 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66.30 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 368 workers engaged in Main Work, 87 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