Piura Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Piura is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 146 families residing. The Piura village has population of 602 of which 311 are males while 291 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Piura village population of children with age 0-6 is 94 which makes up 15.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Piura village is 936 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Piura as per census is 679, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Piura village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Piura village was 61.02 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Piura Male literacy stands at 76.08 % while female literacy rate was 45.85 %.

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

Piura Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 146 - -
Population 602 311 291
Child (0-6) 94 56 38
Schedule Caste 278 143 135
Schedule Tribe 238 114 124
Literacy 61.02 % 76.08 % 45.85 %
Total Workers 167 146 21
Main Worker 167 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Piura village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.18 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 39.53 % of total population in Piura village.

Work Profile

In Piura village out of total population, 167 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 167 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 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