Narkanda is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. The Narkanda city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Narkanda Nagar Panchayat has population of 901 of which 534 are males while 367 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 99 which is 10.99 % of total population of Narkanda (NP). In Narkanda Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 687 against state average of 972. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Narkanda is around 737 compared to Himachal Pradesh state average of 909. Literacy rate of Narkanda city is 84.41 % higher than state average of 82.80 %. In Narkanda, Male literacy is around 87.63 % while female literacy rate is 79.69 %.
Narkanda Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 229 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Narkanda Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.44 % of total population in Narkanda (NP).
Narkanda Work Profile
Out of total population, 403 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 332 were males while 71 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 403 working population, 94.79 % were engaged in Main Work while 5.21 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Narkanda 2021 Population
The next census for Narkanda Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.