Gaila Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Gaila is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 105 families residing. The Gaila village has population of 561 of which 279 are males while 282 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gaila village population of children with age 0-6 is 84 which makes up 14.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gaila village is 1011 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Gaila as per census is 867, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Gaila village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Gaila village was 74.63 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Gaila Male literacy stands at 87.18 % while female literacy rate was 62.55 %.

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

Gaila Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 105 - -
Population 561 279 282
Child (0-6) 84 45 39
Schedule Caste 87 46 41
Schedule Tribe 109 53 56
Literacy 74.63 % 87.18 % 62.55 %
Total Workers 344 164 180
Main Worker 137 - -
Marginal Worker 207 54 153

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 19.43 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 15.51 % of total population in Gaila village.

Work Profile

In Gaila village out of total population, 344 were engaged in work activities. 39.83 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.17 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 344 workers engaged in Main Work, 99 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