Gwar Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Gwar is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 63 families residing. The Gwar village has population of 332 of which 158 are males while 174 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gwar village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 15.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gwar village is 1101 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Gwar as per census is 1476, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Gwar village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Gwar village was 65.36 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Gwar Male literacy stands at 81.02 % while female literacy rate was 50.35 %.

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

Gwar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 63 - -
Population 332 158 174
Child (0-6) 52 21 31
Schedule Caste 161 79 82
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.36 % 81.02 % 50.35 %
Total Workers 177 86 91
Main Worker 82 - -
Marginal Worker 95 16 79

Caste Factor

In Gwar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.49 % of total population in Gwar village. The village Gwar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gwar village out of total population, 177 were engaged in work activities. 46.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 177 workers engaged in Main Work, 43 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 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