Chak Desraj Population - Jalandhar, Punjab

Chak Desraj is a medium size village located in Phillaur Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 257 families residing. The Chak Desraj village has population of 1147 of which 582 are males while 565 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chak Desraj village population of children with age 0-6 is 100 which makes up 8.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chak Desraj village is 971 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Chak Desraj as per census is 1000, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Chak Desraj village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Chak Desraj village was 80.61 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Chak Desraj Male literacy stands at 85.71 % while female literacy rate was 75.34 %.

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

Chak Desraj Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 257 - -
Population 1,147 582 565
Child (0-6) 100 50 50
Schedule Caste 623 309 314
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 80.61 % 85.71 % 75.34 %
Total Workers 311 284 27
Main Worker 309 98,373 0
Marginal Worker 2 1 1

Caste Factor

In Chak Desraj village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 54.32 % of total population in Chak Desraj village. The village Chak Desraj currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chak Desraj village out of total population, 311 were engaged in work activities. 99.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 311 workers engaged in Main Work, 115 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20 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