Garh Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Garh is a medium size village located in Dalhousie Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 73 families residing. The Garh village has population of 354 of which 177 are males while 177 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Garh village population of children with age 0-6 is 46 which makes up 12.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garh village is 1000 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Garh as per census is 533, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Garh village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Garh village was 79.87 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Garh Male literacy stands at 87.76 % while female literacy rate was 72.67 %.

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

Garh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 73 - -
Population 354 177 177
Child (0-6) 46 30 16
Schedule Caste 88 48 40
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.87 % 87.76 % 72.67 %
Total Workers 170 89 81
Main Worker 157 - -
Marginal Worker 13 10 3

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.86 % of total population in Garh village. The village Garh currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Garh village out of total population, 170 were engaged in work activities. 92.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 170 workers engaged in Main Work, 87 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