Salga Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Salga is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 107 families residing. The Salga village has population of 466 of which 224 are males while 242 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salga village population of children with age 0-6 is 49 which makes up 10.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salga village is 1080 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Salga as per census is 1042, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Salga village has higher literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Salga village was 83.21 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Salga Male literacy stands at 94.50 % while female literacy rate was 72.81 %.

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

Salga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 107 - -
Population 466 224 242
Child (0-6) 49 24 25
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 137 69 68
Literacy 83.21 % 94.50 % 72.81 %
Total Workers 296 135 161
Main Worker 77 - -
Marginal Worker 219 78 141

Caste Factor

Salga village of Chamba has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 29.40 % of total population in Salga village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Salga village of Chamba.

Work Profile

In Salga village out of total population, 296 were engaged in work activities. 26.01 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.99 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 296 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 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