Chalera Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Chalera is a medium size village located in Bhattiyat Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 96 families residing. The Chalera village has population of 523 of which 251 are males while 272 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chalera village population of children with age 0-6 is 78 which makes up 14.91 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chalera village is 1084 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Chalera as per census is 1364, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Chalera village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Chalera village was 58.88 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Chalera Male literacy stands at 67.43 % while female literacy rate was 50.66 %.

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

Chalera Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 96 - -
Population 523 251 272
Child (0-6) 78 33 45
Schedule Caste 271 132 139
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 58.88 % 67.43 % 50.66 %
Total Workers 449 221 228
Main Worker 153 - -
Marginal Worker 296 90 206

Caste Factor

In Chalera village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.82 % of total population in Chalera village. The village Chalera currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chalera village out of total population, 449 were engaged in work activities. 34.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 449 workers engaged in Main Work, 12 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 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