Kaniarka Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Kaniarka is a medium size village located in Dalhousie Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 50 families residing. The Kaniarka village has population of 318 of which 162 are males while 156 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kaniarka village population of children with age 0-6 is 56 which makes up 17.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kaniarka village is 963 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Kaniarka as per census is 647, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Kaniarka village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Kaniarka village was 78.24 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Kaniarka Male literacy stands at 90.63 % while female literacy rate was 66.42 %.

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

Kaniarka Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 50 - -
Population 318 162 156
Child (0-6) 56 34 22
Schedule Caste 117 61 56
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 78.24 % 90.63 % 66.42 %
Total Workers 165 84 81
Main Worker 147 - -
Marginal Worker 18 15 3

Caste Factor

In Kaniarka village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.79 % of total population in Kaniarka village. The village Kaniarka currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kaniarka village out of total population, 165 were engaged in work activities. 89.09 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.91 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 165 workers engaged in Main Work, 136 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