Ran Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Ran is a medium size village located in Chamba Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 281 families residing. The Ran village has population of 1542 of which 779 are males while 763 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ran village population of children with age 0-6 is 228 which makes up 14.79 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ran village is 979 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Ran as per census is 1036, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Ran village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Ran village was 67.81 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Ran Male literacy stands at 79.46 % while female literacy rate was 55.80 %.

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

Ran Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 281 - -
Population 1,542 779 763
Child (0-6) 228 112 116
Schedule Caste 52 28 24
Schedule Tribe 252 128 124
Literacy 67.81 % 79.46 % 55.80 %
Total Workers 784 412 372
Main Worker 352 - -
Marginal Worker 432 196 236

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 16.34 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.37 % of total population in Ran village.

Work Profile

In Ran village out of total population, 784 were engaged in work activities. 44.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 784 workers engaged in Main Work, 190 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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