Biara Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Biara is a medium size village located in Palampur Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 308 families residing. The Biara village has population of 1242 of which 597 are males while 645 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Biara village population of children with age 0-6 is 133 which makes up 10.71 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Biara village is 1080 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Biara as per census is 928, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Biara village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Biara village was 82.60 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Biara Male literacy stands at 90.72 % while female literacy rate was 75.22 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Biara village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Biara village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Biara village.

Biara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 308 - -
Population 1,242 597 645
Child (0-6) 133 69 64
Schedule Caste 314 162 152
Schedule Tribe 5 2 3
Literacy 82.60 % 90.72 % 75.22 %
Total Workers 341 269 72
Main Worker 217 31,313 0
Marginal Worker 124 75 49

Caste Factor

Biara village of Kangra has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.28 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.40 % of total population in Biara village.

Work Profile

In Biara village out of total population, 341 were engaged in work activities. 63.64 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.36 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 341 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 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