Sal Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Sal is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 70 families residing. The Sal village has population of 292 of which 134 are males while 158 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sal village population of children with age 0-6 is 31 which makes up 10.62 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sal village is 1179 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Sal as per census is 550, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Sal village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Sal village was 88.51 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Sal Male literacy stands at 97.37 % while female literacy rate was 81.63 %.

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

Sal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 70 - -
Population 292 134 158
Child (0-6) 31 20 11
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 88.51 % 97.37 % 81.63 %
Total Workers 177 72 105
Main Worker 39 - -
Marginal Worker 138 40 98

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Sal village of Chamba district.

Work Profile

In Sal village out of total population, 177 were engaged in work activities. 22.03 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 77.97 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 177 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