Nahuin Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Nahuin is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 216 families residing. The Nahuin village has population of 1084 of which 530 are males while 554 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nahuin village population of children with age 0-6 is 132 which makes up 12.18 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nahuin village is 1045 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Nahuin as per census is 859, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Nahuin village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Nahuin village was 77.42 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Nahuin Male literacy stands at 89.32 % while female literacy rate was 66.33 %.

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

Nahuin Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 216 - -
Population 1,084 530 554
Child (0-6) 132 71 61
Schedule Caste 586 288 298
Schedule Tribe 30 12 18
Literacy 77.42 % 89.32 % 66.33 %
Total Workers 692 345 347
Main Worker 230 - -
Marginal Worker 462 134 328

Caste Factor

In Nahuin village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 54.06 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.77 % of total population in Nahuin village.

Work Profile

In Nahuin village out of total population, 692 were engaged in work activities. 33.24 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66.76 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 692 workers engaged in Main Work, 89 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