Chotala Population - Hoshiarpur, Punjab

Chotala is a medium size village located in Dasua Tehsil of Hoshiarpur district, Punjab with total 320 families residing. The Chotala village has population of 1496 of which 787 are males while 709 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chotala village population of children with age 0-6 is 181 which makes up 12.10 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chotala village is 901 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Chotala as per census is 926, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Chotala village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Chotala village was 76.27 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Chotala Male literacy stands at 80.52 % while female literacy rate was 71.54 %.

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

Chotala Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 320 - -
Population 1,496 787 709
Child (0-6) 181 94 87
Schedule Caste 942 501 441
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 76.27 % 80.52 % 71.54 %
Total Workers 869 544 325
Main Worker 740 - -
Marginal Worker 129 79 50

Caste Factor

In Chotala village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 62.97 % of total population in Chotala village. The village Chotala currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chotala village out of total population, 869 were engaged in work activities. 85.16 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.84 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 869 workers engaged in Main Work, 154 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 173 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