Karwal Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Karwal is a medium size village located in Bhalai Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 68 families residing. The Karwal village has population of 381 of which 186 are males while 195 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karwal village population of children with age 0-6 is 61 which makes up 16.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karwal village is 1048 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Karwal as per census is 794, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Karwal village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Karwal village was 65.94 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Karwal Male literacy stands at 75.66 % while female literacy rate was 57.14 %.

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

Karwal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 68 - -
Population 381 186 195
Child (0-6) 61 34 27
Schedule Caste 171 87 84
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.94 % 75.66 % 57.14 %
Total Workers 256 120 136
Main Worker 24 - -
Marginal Worker 232 100 132

Caste Factor

In Karwal village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 44.88 % of total population in Karwal village. The village Karwal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Karwal village out of total population, 256 were engaged in work activities. 9.38 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 90.63 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 256 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