Chhanika Population - Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Chhanika is a small village located in Puraula Tehsil of Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand with total 18 families residing. The Chhanika village has population of 102 of which 54 are males while 48 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chhanika village population of children with age 0-6 is 20 which makes up 19.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chhanika village is 889 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Chhanika as per census is 1000, higher than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Chhanika village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Chhanika village was 95.12 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Chhanika Male literacy stands at 97.73 % while female literacy rate was 92.11 %.

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

Chhanika Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 18 - -
Population 102 54 48
Child (0-6) 20 10 10
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 95.12 % 97.73 % 92.11 %
Total Workers 58 32 26
Main Worker 27 - -
Marginal Worker 31 13 18

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Chhanika village of Uttarkashi district.

Work Profile

In Chhanika village out of total population, 58 were engaged in work activities. 46.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 58 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 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