Charkham is a medium size village located in Munsiari Tehsil of Pithoragarh district, Uttarakhand with total 56 families residing. The Charkham village has population of 250 of which 122 are males while 128 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Charkham village population of children with age 0-6 is 37 which makes up 14.80 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Charkham village is 1049 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Charkham as per census is 762, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.
Charkham village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Charkham village was 76.06 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Charkham Male literacy stands at 85.15 % while female literacy rate was 67.86 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Charkham 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 Charkham village.
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In Charkham village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 82.00 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.40 % of total population in Charkham village.
In Charkham village out of total population, 71 were engaged in work activities. 16.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 83.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 71 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.