Banjar Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Banjar is a medium size village located in Saluni Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 54 families residing. The Banjar village has population of 318 of which 159 are males while 159 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Banjar village population of children with age 0-6 is 39 which makes up 12.26 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Banjar village is 1000 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Banjar as per census is 1294, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Banjar village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Banjar village was 59.14 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Banjar Male literacy stands at 76.06 % while female literacy rate was 41.61 %.

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

Banjar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 54 - -
Population 318 159 159
Child (0-6) 39 17 22
Schedule Caste 74 41 33
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 59.14 % 76.06 % 41.61 %
Total Workers 238 123 115
Main Worker 56 - -
Marginal Worker 182 70 112

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.27 % of total population in Banjar village. The village Banjar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Banjar village out of total population, 238 were engaged in work activities. 23.53 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 76.47 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 238 workers engaged in Main Work, 37 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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