Pukhri Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Pukhri is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 186 families residing. The Pukhri village has population of 896 of which 426 are males while 470 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pukhri village population of children with age 0-6 is 100 which makes up 11.16 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pukhri village is 1103 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Pukhri as per census is 887, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Pukhri village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Pukhri village was 86.43 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Pukhri Male literacy stands at 97.05 % while female literacy rate was 77.07 %.

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

Pukhri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 186 - -
Population 896 426 470
Child (0-6) 100 53 47
Schedule Caste 223 99 124
Schedule Tribe 87 44 43
Literacy 86.43 % 97.05 % 77.07 %
Total Workers 463 191 272
Main Worker 172 - -
Marginal Worker 291 51 240

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.89 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.71 % of total population in Pukhri village.

Work Profile

In Pukhri village out of total population, 463 were engaged in work activities. 37.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 463 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