Purthi Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Purthi is a medium size village located in Pangi Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 105 families residing. The Purthi village has population of 517 of which 263 are males while 254 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Purthi village population of children with age 0-6 is 62 which makes up 11.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Purthi village is 966 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Purthi as per census is 938, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Purthi village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Purthi village was 65.71 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Purthi Male literacy stands at 75.32 % while female literacy rate was 55.80 %.

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

Purthi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 105 - -
Population 517 263 254
Child (0-6) 62 32 30
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 508 255 253
Literacy 65.71 % 75.32 % 55.80 %
Total Workers 164 111 53
Main Worker 140 - -
Marginal Worker 24 13 11

Caste Factor

In Purthi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.26 % of total population in Purthi village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Purthi village of Chamba.

Work Profile

In Purthi village out of total population, 164 were engaged in work activities. 85.37 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.63 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 164 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 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