Jhaura Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Jhaura is a medium size village located in Bhalai Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 79 families residing. The Jhaura village has population of 538 of which 258 are males while 280 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jhaura village population of children with age 0-6 is 105 which makes up 19.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jhaura village is 1085 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Jhaura as per census is 981, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Jhaura village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Jhaura village was 51.73 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Jhaura Male literacy stands at 65.37 % while female literacy rate was 39.47 %.

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

Jhaura Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 79 - -
Population 538 258 280
Child (0-6) 105 53 52
Schedule Caste 387 189 198
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 51.73 % 65.37 % 39.47 %
Total Workers 367 171 196
Main Worker 41 - -
Marginal Worker 326 143 183

Caste Factor

In Jhaura village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 71.93 % of total population in Jhaura village. The village Jhaura currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jhaura village out of total population, 367 were engaged in work activities. 11.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 88.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 367 workers engaged in Main Work, 18 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