Tur Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Tur is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 191 families residing. The Tur village has population of 978 of which 492 are males while 486 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Tur village population of children with age 0-6 is 146 which makes up 14.93 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Tur village is 988 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Tur as per census is 848, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Tur village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Tur village was 69.11 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Tur Male literacy stands at 79.66 % while female literacy rate was 58.71 %.

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

Tur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 191 - -
Population 978 492 486
Child (0-6) 146 79 67
Schedule Caste 383 188 195
Schedule Tribe 13 6 7
Literacy 69.11 % 79.66 % 58.71 %
Total Workers 512 304 208
Main Worker 429 - -
Marginal Worker 83 47 36

Caste Factor

In Tur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.33 % of total population in Tur village.

Work Profile

In Tur village out of total population, 512 were engaged in work activities. 83.79 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.21 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 512 workers engaged in Main Work, 392 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