Chhajun Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Chhajun is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 121 families residing. The Chhajun village has population of 670 of which 310 are males while 360 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chhajun village population of children with age 0-6 is 103 which makes up 15.37 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chhajun village is 1161 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Chhajun as per census is 1289, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Chhajun village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Chhajun village was 64.20 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Chhajun Male literacy stands at 79.62 % while female literacy rate was 50.66 %.

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

Chhajun Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 121 - -
Population 670 310 360
Child (0-6) 103 45 58
Schedule Caste 14 7 7
Schedule Tribe 656 303 353
Literacy 64.20 % 79.62 % 50.66 %
Total Workers 402 183 219
Main Worker 29 - -
Marginal Worker 373 164 209

Caste Factor

In Chhajun village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.91 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 2.09 % of total population in Chhajun village.

Work Profile

In Chhajun village out of total population, 402 were engaged in work activities. 7.21 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 92.79 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 402 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