Chauki Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Chauki is a medium size village located in Palampur Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 69 families residing. The Chauki village has population of 299 of which 138 are males while 161 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chauki village population of children with age 0-6 is 37 which makes up 12.37 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chauki village is 1167 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Chauki as per census is 609, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Chauki village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Chauki village was 80.92 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Chauki Male literacy stands at 93.04 % while female literacy rate was 71.43 %.

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

Chauki Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 69 - -
Population 299 138 161
Child (0-6) 37 23 14
Schedule Caste 295 136 159
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 80.92 % 93.04 % 71.43 %
Total Workers 69 52 17
Main Worker 43 - -
Marginal Worker 26 17 9

Caste Factor

In Chauki village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 98.66 % of total population in Chauki village. The village Chauki currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chauki village out of total population, 69 were engaged in work activities. 62.32 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.68 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 69 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