Chander Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Chander is a medium size village located in Palampur Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 68 families residing. The Chander village has population of 292 of which 119 are males while 173 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chander village population of children with age 0-6 is 30 which makes up 10.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chander village is 1454 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Chander as per census is 1308, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Chander village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Chander village was 87.79 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Chander Male literacy stands at 91.51 % while female literacy rate was 85.26 %.

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

Chander Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 68 - -
Population 292 119 173
Child (0-6) 30 13 17
Schedule Caste 81 35 46
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 87.79 % 91.51 % 85.26 %
Total Workers 200 79 121
Main Worker 27 - -
Marginal Worker 173 59 114

Caste Factor

Chander village of Kangra has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.74 % of total population in Chander village. The village Chander currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chander village out of total population, 200 were engaged in work activities. 13.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 86.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 200 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 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