Awan Chaharmi Population - Jalandhar, Punjab

Awan Chaharmi is a medium size village located in Nakodar Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 89 families residing. The Awan Chaharmi village has population of 491 of which 247 are males while 244 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Awan Chaharmi village population of children with age 0-6 is 78 which makes up 15.89 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Awan Chaharmi village is 988 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Awan Chaharmi as per census is 1108, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Awan Chaharmi village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Awan Chaharmi village was 62.95 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Awan Chaharmi Male literacy stands at 65.71 % while female literacy rate was 60.10 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Awan Chaharmi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Awan Chaharmi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 89 - -
Population 491 247 244
Child (0-6) 78 37 41
Schedule Caste 197 96 101
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.95 % 65.71 % 60.10 %
Total Workers 218 139 79
Main Worker 169 54,221 0
Marginal Worker 49 11 38

Caste Factor

In Awan Chaharmi village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.12 % of total population in Awan Chaharmi village. The village Awan Chaharmi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Awan Chaharmi village out of total population, 218 were engaged in work activities. 77.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 218 workers engaged in Main Work, 30 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 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