Palaid Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Palaid is a small village located in Palampur Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 45 families residing. The Palaid village has population of 175 of which 83 are males while 92 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palaid village population of children with age 0-6 is 21 which makes up 12.00 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palaid village is 1108 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Palaid as per census is 615, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Palaid village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Palaid village was 86.36 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Palaid Male literacy stands at 92.86 % while female literacy rate was 80.95 %.

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

Palaid Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 45 - -
Population 175 83 92
Child (0-6) 21 13 8
Schedule Caste 18 6 12
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 86.36 % 92.86 % 80.95 %
Total Workers 39 23 16
Main Worker 22 - -
Marginal Worker 17 11 6

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.29 % of total population in Palaid village. The village Palaid currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Palaid village out of total population, 39 were engaged in work activities. 56.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 39 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 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