Shawat Population - Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Shawat is a medium size village located in Kumharsain Tehsil of Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh with total 87 families residing. The Shawat village has population of 330 of which 157 are males while 173 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shawat village population of children with age 0-6 is 23 which makes up 6.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shawat village is 1102 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Shawat as per census is 917, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Shawat village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Shawat village was 96.74 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Shawat Male literacy stands at 99.31 % while female literacy rate was 94.44 %.

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

Shawat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 87 - -
Population 330 157 173
Child (0-6) 23 12 11
Schedule Caste 157 79 78
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 96.74 % 99.31 % 94.44 %
Total Workers 110 98 12
Main Worker 110 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Shawat village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.58 % of total population in Shawat village. The village Shawat currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Shawat village out of total population, 110 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 110 workers engaged in Main Work, 86 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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