Punto Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Punto is a medium size village located in Pangi Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 69 families residing. The Punto village has population of 333 of which 174 are males while 159 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Punto village population of children with age 0-6 is 44 which makes up 13.21 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Punto village is 914 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Punto as per census is 833, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Punto village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Punto village was 67.47 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Punto Male literacy stands at 81.33 % while female literacy rate was 52.52 %.

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

Punto Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 69 - -
Population 333 174 159
Child (0-6) 44 24 20
Schedule Caste 35 18 17
Schedule Tribe 289 151 138
Literacy 67.47 % 81.33 % 52.52 %
Total Workers 104 55 49
Main Worker 49 - -
Marginal Worker 55 27 28

Caste Factor

In Punto village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 86.79 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 10.51 % of total population in Punto village.

Work Profile

In Punto village out of total population, 104 were engaged in work activities. 47.12 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.88 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 104 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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