Garh Population - Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Garh is a medium size village located in Dharmsala Tehsil of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh with total 126 families residing. The Garh village has population of 610 of which 317 are males while 293 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Garh village population of children with age 0-6 is 65 which makes up 10.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garh village is 924 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Garh as per census is 857, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Garh village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Garh village was 81.65 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Garh Male literacy stands at 86.88 % while female literacy rate was 76.05 %.

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

Garh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 126 - -
Population 610 317 293
Child (0-6) 65 35 30
Schedule Caste 483 248 235
Schedule Tribe 37 17 20
Literacy 81.65 % 86.88 % 76.05 %
Total Workers 195 151 44
Main Worker 44 - -
Marginal Worker 151 116 35

Caste Factor

In Garh village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 79.18 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.07 % of total population in Garh village.

Work Profile

In Garh village out of total population, 195 were engaged in work activities. 22.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 77.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 195 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