Benska Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Benska is a small village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 22 families residing. The Benska village has population of 101 of which 51 are males while 50 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Benska village population of children with age 0-6 is 15 which makes up 14.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Benska village is 980 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Benska as per census is 875, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Benska village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Benska village was 79.07 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Benska Male literacy stands at 90.70 % while female literacy rate was 67.44 %.

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

Benska Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 22 - -
Population 101 51 50
Child (0-6) 15 8 7
Schedule Caste 101 51 50
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.07 % 90.70 % 67.44 %
Total Workers 73 34 39
Main Worker 8 - -
Marginal Worker 65 28 37

Caste Factor

In Benska village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Benska village. The village Benska currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Benska village out of total population, 73 were engaged in work activities. 10.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 89.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 73 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