Chohak Population - Hoshiarpur, Punjab

Chohak is a medium size village located in Dasua Tehsil of Hoshiarpur district, Punjab with total 240 families residing. The Chohak village has population of 1177 of which 604 are males while 573 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chohak village population of children with age 0-6 is 110 which makes up 9.35 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chohak village is 949 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Chohak as per census is 897, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Chohak village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Chohak village was 84.91 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Chohak Male literacy stands at 87.55 % while female literacy rate was 82.15 %.

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

Chohak Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 240 - -
Population 1,177 604 573
Child (0-6) 110 58 52
Schedule Caste 403 190 213
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.91 % 87.55 % 82.15 %
Total Workers 352 313 39
Main Worker 301 - -
Marginal Worker 51 39 12

Caste Factor

Chohak village of Hoshiarpur has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.24 % of total population in Chohak village. The village Chohak currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chohak village out of total population, 352 were engaged in work activities. 85.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 352 workers engaged in Main Work, 189 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 40 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