Shalla Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Shalla is a small village located in Saluni Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 20 families residing. The Shalla village has population of 127 of which 62 are males while 65 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shalla village population of children with age 0-6 is 24 which makes up 18.90 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shalla village is 1048 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Shalla as per census is 1000, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Shalla village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Shalla village was 66.02 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Shalla Male literacy stands at 84.00 % while female literacy rate was 49.06 %.

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

Shalla Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 20 - -
Population 127 62 65
Child (0-6) 24 12 12
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 69 36 33
Literacy 66.02 % 84.00 % 49.06 %
Total Workers 84 41 43
Main Worker 33 - -
Marginal Worker 51 13 38

Caste Factor

In Shalla village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 54.33 % of total population in Shalla village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Shalla village of Chamba.

Work Profile

In Shalla village out of total population, 84 were engaged in work activities. 39.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 84 workers engaged in Main Work, 27 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 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