Chakhotar Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Chakhotar is a medium size village located in Saluni Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 47 families residing. The Chakhotar village has population of 245 of which 127 are males while 118 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chakhotar village population of children with age 0-6 is 32 which makes up 13.06 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chakhotar village is 929 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Chakhotar as per census is 1000, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Chakhotar village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Chakhotar village was 62.44 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Chakhotar Male literacy stands at 76.58 % while female literacy rate was 47.06 %.

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

Chakhotar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 47 - -
Population 245 127 118
Child (0-6) 32 16 16
Schedule Caste 39 24 15
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.44 % 76.58 % 47.06 %
Total Workers 162 83 79
Main Worker 40 - -
Marginal Worker 122 49 73

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.92 % of total population in Chakhotar village. The village Chakhotar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chakhotar village out of total population, 162 were engaged in work activities. 24.69 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.31 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 162 workers engaged in Main Work, 36 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