Pojewal Population - Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar, Punjab

Pojewal is a medium size village located in Balachaur Tehsil of Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar district, Punjab with total 376 families residing. The Pojewal village has population of 1732 of which 908 are males while 824 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pojewal village population of children with age 0-6 is 194 which makes up 11.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pojewal village is 907 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Pojewal as per census is 921, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Pojewal village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Pojewal village was 79.39 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Pojewal Male literacy stands at 90.09 % while female literacy rate was 67.58 %.

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

Pojewal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 376 - -
Population 1,732 908 824
Child (0-6) 194 101 93
Schedule Caste 460 242 218
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.39 % 90.09 % 67.58 %
Total Workers 513 463 50
Main Worker 346 - -
Marginal Worker 167 156 11

Caste Factor

Pojewal village of Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.56 % of total population in Pojewal village. The village Pojewal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Pojewal village out of total population, 513 were engaged in work activities. 67.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 513 workers engaged in Main Work, 53 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 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