Palda Population - Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Palda is a small village located in Brahmaur Tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh with total 32 families residing. The Palda village has population of 148 of which 75 are males while 73 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palda village population of children with age 0-6 is 15 which makes up 10.14 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palda village is 973 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Palda as per census is 154, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Palda village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Palda village was 75.94 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Palda Male literacy stands at 87.10 % while female literacy rate was 66.20 %.

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

Palda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 32 - -
Population 148 75 73
Child (0-6) 15 13 2
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 148 75 73
Literacy 75.94 % 87.10 % 66.20 %
Total Workers 123 59 64
Main Worker 20 - -
Marginal Worker 103 45 58

Caste Factor

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

Work Profile

In Palda village out of total population, 123 were engaged in work activities. 16.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 83.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 123 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 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