Gewhoti Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Gewhoti is a medium size village located in Dunda Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 99 families residing. The Gewhoti village has population of 516 of which 278 are males while 238 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gewhoti village population of children with age 0-6 is 74 which makes up 14.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gewhoti village is 856 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Gewhoti as per census is 805, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Gewhoti village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Gewhoti village was 71.49 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Gewhoti Male literacy stands at 86.92 % while female literacy rate was 53.66 %.

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

Gewhoti Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 99 - -
Population 516 278 238
Child (0-6) 74 41 33
Schedule Caste 144 77 67
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 71.49 % 86.92 % 53.66 %
Total Workers 220 113 107
Main Worker 84 - -
Marginal Worker 136 37 99

Caste Factor

Gewhoti village of Uttarkashi has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.91 % of total population in Gewhoti village. The village Gewhoti currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gewhoti village out of total population, 220 were engaged in work activities. 38.18 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.82 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 220 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 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