Kandla Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Kandla is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 94 families residing. The Kandla village has population of 459 of which 224 are males while 235 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kandla village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 11.33 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kandla village is 1049 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Kandla as per census is 926, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Kandla village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Kandla village was 77.40 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Kandla Male literacy stands at 90.86 % while female literacy rate was 64.76 %.

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

Kandla Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 94 - -
Population 459 224 235
Child (0-6) 52 27 25
Schedule Caste 328 158 170
Schedule Tribe 13 8 5
Literacy 77.40 % 90.86 % 64.76 %
Total Workers 161 116 45
Main Worker 154 - -
Marginal Worker 7 4 3

Caste Factor

In Kandla village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 71.46 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.83 % of total population in Kandla village.

Work Profile

In Kandla village out of total population, 161 were engaged in work activities. 95.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 161 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 38 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