Motla Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Motla is a medium size village located in Sihunta Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 237 families residing. The Motla village has population of 1142 of which 561 are males while 581 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Motla village population of children with age 0-6 is 147 which makes up 12.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Motla village is 1036 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Motla as per census is 960, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Motla village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Motla village was 78.49 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Motla Male literacy stands at 85.39 % while female literacy rate was 71.91 %.

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

Motla Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 237 - -
Population 1,142 561 581
Child (0-6) 147 75 72
Schedule Caste 484 236 248
Schedule Tribe 149 77 72
Literacy 78.49 % 85.39 % 71.91 %
Total Workers 680 330 350
Main Worker 134 - -
Marginal Worker 546 239 307

Caste Factor

In Motla village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.38 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.05 % of total population in Motla village.

Work Profile

In Motla village out of total population, 680 were engaged in work activities. 19.71 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 80.29 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 680 workers engaged in Main Work, 23 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 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