Jagehr Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Jagehr is a medium size village located in Palampur Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 53 families residing. The Jagehr village has population of 248 of which 129 are males while 119 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jagehr village population of children with age 0-6 is 29 which makes up 11.69 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jagehr village is 922 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Jagehr as per census is 1071, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Jagehr village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Jagehr village was 72.15 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Jagehr Male literacy stands at 79.13 % while female literacy rate was 64.42 %.

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

Jagehr Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 53 - -
Population 248 129 119
Child (0-6) 29 14 15
Schedule Caste 63 35 28
Schedule Tribe 184 93 91
Literacy 72.15 % 79.13 % 64.42 %
Total Workers 87 70 17
Main Worker 31 - -
Marginal Worker 56 42 14

Caste Factor

In Jagehr village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 74.19 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 25.40 % of total population in Jagehr village.

Work Profile

In Jagehr village out of total population, 87 were engaged in work activities. 35.63 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.37 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 87 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 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