Chamba is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand. The Chamba city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Chamba Nagar Panchayat has population of 7,771 of which 4,149 are males while 3,622 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1010 which is 13.00 % of total population of Chamba (NP). In Chamba Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 873 against state average of 963. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Chamba is around 857 compared to Uttarakhand state average of 890. Literacy rate of Chamba city is 89.04 % higher than state average of 78.82 %. In Chamba, Male literacy is around 91.71 % while female literacy rate is 85.99 %.
Chamba Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,971 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Chamba Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.59 % of total population in Chamba (NP).
Chamba Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,517 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,085 were males while 432 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2517 working population, 85.78 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.22 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Chamba 2019 Population
The next census for Chamba Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.