Nahana Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Nahana is a medium size village located in Sihunta Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 49 families residing. The Nahana village has population of 273 of which 142 are males while 131 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nahana village population of children with age 0-6 is 46 which makes up 16.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nahana village is 923 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Nahana as per census is 1000, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Nahana village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Nahana village was 77.09 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Nahana Male literacy stands at 84.03 % while female literacy rate was 69.44 %.

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

Nahana Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 49 - -
Population 273 142 131
Child (0-6) 46 23 23
Schedule Caste 132 72 60
Schedule Tribe 106 56 50
Literacy 77.09 % 84.03 % 69.44 %
Total Workers 120 79 41
Main Worker 72 - -
Marginal Worker 48 13 35

Caste Factor

In Nahana village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.35 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 38.83 % of total population in Nahana village.

Work Profile

In Nahana village out of total population, 120 were engaged in work activities. 60.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 120 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 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