Tikar Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Tikar is a medium size village located in Bhalai Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 111 families residing. The Tikar village has population of 631 of which 312 are males while 319 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Tikar village population of children with age 0-6 is 104 which makes up 16.48 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Tikar village is 1022 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Tikar as per census is 891, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Tikar village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Tikar village was 55.41 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Tikar Male literacy stands at 65.37 % while female literacy rate was 45.93 %.

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

Tikar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 111 - -
Population 631 312 319
Child (0-6) 104 55 49
Schedule Caste 303 145 158
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 55.41 % 65.37 % 45.93 %
Total Workers 398 190 208
Main Worker 111 - -
Marginal Worker 287 83 204

Caste Factor

In Tikar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.02 % of total population in Tikar village. The village Tikar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Tikar village out of total population, 398 were engaged in work activities. 27.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 398 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 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