Chak Mehra Population - Hoshiarpur, Punjab

Chak Mehra is a medium size village located in Dasua Tehsil of Hoshiarpur district, Punjab with total 378 families residing. The Chak Mehra village has population of 1847 of which 918 are males while 929 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chak Mehra village population of children with age 0-6 is 241 which makes up 13.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chak Mehra village is 1012 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Chak Mehra as per census is 975, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Chak Mehra village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Chak Mehra village was 82.32 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Chak Mehra Male literacy stands at 86.31 % while female literacy rate was 78.40 %.

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

Chak Mehra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 378 - -
Population 1,847 918 929
Child (0-6) 241 122 119
Schedule Caste 731 358 373
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 82.32 % 86.31 % 78.40 %
Total Workers 580 492 88
Main Worker 466 - -
Marginal Worker 114 83 31

Caste Factor

In Chak Mehra village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.58 % of total population in Chak Mehra village. The village Chak Mehra currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chak Mehra village out of total population, 580 were engaged in work activities. 80.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 580 workers engaged in Main Work, 100 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37 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