Sela Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Sela is a medium size village located in Bhattiyat Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 146 families residing. The Sela village has population of 719 of which 352 are males while 367 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sela village population of children with age 0-6 is 82 which makes up 11.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sela village is 1043 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Sela as per census is 783, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Sela village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Sela village was 65.31 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Sela Male literacy stands at 77.78 % while female literacy rate was 53.78 %.

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

Sela Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 146 - -
Population 719 352 367
Child (0-6) 82 46 36
Schedule Caste 34 18 16
Schedule Tribe 563 261 302
Literacy 65.31 % 77.78 % 53.78 %
Total Workers 484 233 251
Main Worker 130 - -
Marginal Worker 354 157 197

Caste Factor

In Sela village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 78.30 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.73 % of total population in Sela village.

Work Profile

In Sela village out of total population, 484 were engaged in work activities. 26.86 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.14 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 484 workers engaged in Main Work, 22 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