Mawa Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Mawa is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 91 families residing. The Mawa village has population of 450 of which 220 are males while 230 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mawa village population of children with age 0-6 is 59 which makes up 13.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mawa village is 1045 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Mawa as per census is 1034, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Mawa village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Mawa village was 76.98 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Mawa Male literacy stands at 90.05 % while female literacy rate was 64.50 %.

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

Mawa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 91 - -
Population 450 220 230
Child (0-6) 59 29 30
Schedule Caste 335 162 173
Schedule Tribe 2 0 2
Literacy 76.98 % 90.05 % 64.50 %
Total Workers 115 101 14
Main Worker 38 - -
Marginal Worker 77 70 7

Caste Factor

In Mawa village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 74.44 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.44 % of total population in Mawa village.

Work Profile

In Mawa village out of total population, 115 were engaged in work activities. 33.04 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66.96 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 115 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