Maasu Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Maasu is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 106 families residing. The Maasu village has population of 551 of which 278 are males while 273 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Maasu village population of children with age 0-6 is 74 which makes up 13.43 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Maasu village is 982 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Maasu as per census is 1000, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Maasu village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Maasu village was 71.49 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Maasu Male literacy stands at 82.16 % while female literacy rate was 60.59 %.

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

Maasu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 106 - -
Population 551 278 273
Child (0-6) 74 37 37
Schedule Caste 117 64 53
Schedule Tribe 27 12 15
Literacy 71.49 % 82.16 % 60.59 %
Total Workers 370 192 178
Main Worker 190 - -
Marginal Worker 180 39 141

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.23 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.90 % of total population in Maasu village.

Work Profile

In Maasu village out of total population, 370 were engaged in work activities. 51.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 370 workers engaged in Main Work, 159 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