Pal Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Pal is a medium size village located in Saluni Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 47 families residing. The Pal village has population of 257 of which 125 are males while 132 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pal village population of children with age 0-6 is 29 which makes up 11.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pal village is 1056 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Pal as per census is 611, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Pal village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Pal village was 69.30 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Pal Male literacy stands at 81.31 % while female literacy rate was 58.68 %.

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

Pal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 47 - -
Population 257 125 132
Child (0-6) 29 18 11
Schedule Caste 145 73 72
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 69.30 % 81.31 % 58.68 %
Total Workers 149 68 81
Main Worker 94 - -
Marginal Worker 55 8 47

Caste Factor

In Pal village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 56.42 % of total population in Pal village. The village Pal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Pal village out of total population, 149 were engaged in work activities. 63.09 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.91 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 149 workers engaged in Main Work, 73 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 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