Ghalun Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Ghalun is a small village located in Palampur Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 50 families residing. The Ghalun village has population of 189 of which 89 are males while 100 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghalun village population of children with age 0-6 is 17 which makes up 8.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghalun village is 1124 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghalun as per census is 1125, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Ghalun village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghalun village was 84.88 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Ghalun Male literacy stands at 92.59 % while female literacy rate was 78.02 %.

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

Ghalun Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 50 - -
Population 189 89 100
Child (0-6) 17 8 9
Schedule Caste 186 88 98
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.88 % 92.59 % 78.02 %
Total Workers 108 57 51
Main Worker 31 - -
Marginal Worker 77 28 49

Caste Factor

In Ghalun village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 98.41 % of total population in Ghalun village. The village Ghalun currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Ghalun village out of total population, 108 were engaged in work activities. 28.70 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 71.30 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 108 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 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