Banchuna Population - Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Banchuna is a medium size village located in Rohru Tehsil of Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh with total 101 families residing. The Banchuna village has population of 470 of which 244 are males while 226 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Banchuna village population of children with age 0-6 is 35 which makes up 7.45 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Banchuna village is 926 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Banchuna as per census is 667, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Banchuna village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Banchuna village was 85.29 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Banchuna Male literacy stands at 92.38 % while female literacy rate was 77.83 %.

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

Banchuna Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 101 - -
Population 470 244 226
Child (0-6) 35 21 14
Schedule Caste 5 2 3
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 85.29 % 92.38 % 77.83 %
Total Workers 117 101 16
Main Worker 53 - -
Marginal Worker 64 59 5

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.06 % of total population in Banchuna village. The village Banchuna currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Banchuna village out of total population, 117 were engaged in work activities. 45.30 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.70 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 117 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19 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