Basa Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Basa is a small village located in Bhalai Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 33 families residing. The Basa village has population of 188 of which 102 are males while 86 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Basa village population of children with age 0-6 is 26 which makes up 13.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basa village is 843 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Basa as per census is 625, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Basa village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Basa village was 67.28 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Basa Male literacy stands at 82.56 % while female literacy rate was 50.00 %.

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

Basa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 33 - -
Population 188 102 86
Child (0-6) 26 16 10
Schedule Caste 79 44 35
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 67.28 % 82.56 % 50.00 %
Total Workers 117 57 60
Main Worker 31 - -
Marginal Worker 86 28 58

Caste Factor

In Basa village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.02 % of total population in Basa village. The village Basa currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Basa village out of total population, 117 were engaged in work activities. 26.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 117 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 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