Banikhet Jarei Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Banikhet Jarei is a large village located in Dalhousie Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 616 families residing. The Banikhet Jarei village has population of 2599 of which 1311 are males while 1288 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Banikhet Jarei village population of children with age 0-6 is 267 which makes up 10.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Banikhet Jarei village is 982 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Banikhet Jarei as per census is 880, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Banikhet Jarei village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Banikhet Jarei village was 89.41 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Banikhet Jarei Male literacy stands at 94.27 % while female literacy rate was 84.52 %.

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

Banikhet Jarei Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 616 - -
Population 2,599 1,311 1,288
Child (0-6) 267 142 125
Schedule Caste 583 283 300
Schedule Tribe 296 151 145
Literacy 89.41 % 94.27 % 84.52 %
Total Workers 877 677 200
Main Worker 807 - -
Marginal Worker 70 50 20

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.43 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.39 % of total population in Banikhet Jarei village.

Work Profile

In Banikhet Jarei village out of total population, 877 were engaged in work activities. 92.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 877 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 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