Kharira Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Kharira is a small village located in Dalhousie Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 23 families residing. The Kharira village has population of 120 of which 59 are males while 61 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kharira village population of children with age 0-6 is 18 which makes up 15.00 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kharira village is 1034 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Kharira as per census is 800, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Kharira village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Kharira village was 72.55 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Kharira Male literacy stands at 85.71 % while female literacy rate was 60.38 %.

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

Kharira Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 23 - -
Population 120 59 61
Child (0-6) 18 10 8
Schedule Caste 4 3 1
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 72.55 % 85.71 % 60.38 %
Total Workers 79 38 41
Main Worker 28 - -
Marginal Worker 51 10 41

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.33 % of total population in Kharira village. The village Kharira currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kharira village out of total population, 79 were engaged in work activities. 35.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 79 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 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