Samatar Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Samatar is a small village located in Bhattiyat Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 32 families residing. The Samatar village has population of 184 of which 96 are males while 88 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Samatar village population of children with age 0-6 is 34 which makes up 18.48 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Samatar village is 917 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Samatar as per census is 889, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Samatar village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Samatar village was 60.67 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Samatar Male literacy stands at 70.51 % while female literacy rate was 50.00 %.

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

Samatar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 32 - -
Population 184 96 88
Child (0-6) 34 18 16
Schedule Caste 131 72 59
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 60.67 % 70.51 % 50.00 %
Total Workers 97 46 51
Main Worker 8 - -
Marginal Worker 89 38 51

Caste Factor

In Samatar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 71.20 % of total population in Samatar village. The village Samatar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Samatar village out of total population, 97 were engaged in work activities. 8.25 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 91.75 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 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