Bhont Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Bhont is a medium size village located in Sihunta Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 66 families residing. The Bhont village has population of 346 of which 164 are males while 182 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bhont village population of children with age 0-6 is 66 which makes up 19.08 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bhont village is 1110 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Bhont as per census is 886, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Bhont village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Bhont village was 66.79 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Bhont Male literacy stands at 73.64 % while female literacy rate was 60.93 %.

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

Bhont Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 66 - -
Population 346 164 182
Child (0-6) 66 35 31
Schedule Caste 15 7 8
Schedule Tribe 330 156 174
Literacy 66.79 % 73.64 % 60.93 %
Total Workers 203 91 112
Main Worker 26 - -
Marginal Worker 177 73 104

Caste Factor

In Bhont village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 95.38 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.34 % of total population in Bhont village.

Work Profile

In Bhont village out of total population, 203 were engaged in work activities. 12.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 87.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 203 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 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