Palan Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Palan is a medium size village located in Brahmaur Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 38 families residing. The Palan village has population of 212 of which 110 are males while 102 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palan village population of children with age 0-6 is 48 which makes up 22.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palan village is 927 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Palan as per census is 1087, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Palan village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Palan village was 62.20 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Palan Male literacy stands at 73.56 % while female literacy rate was 49.35 %.

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

Palan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 38 - -
Population 212 110 102
Child (0-6) 48 23 25
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 212 110 102
Literacy 62.20 % 73.56 % 49.35 %
Total Workers 99 51 48
Main Worker 88 - -
Marginal Worker 11 4 7

Caste Factor

In Palan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Palan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Palan village of Chamba.

Work Profile

In Palan village out of total population, 99 were engaged in work activities. 88.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 99 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 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