Lahul & Spiti District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Himachal Pradesh) - Census 2011

Lahul & Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh has total population of 31,564 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 16,588 are males while 14,976 are females. In 2011 there were total 6,674 families residing in Lahul & Spiti district. The Average Sex Ratio of Lahul & Spiti district is 903.

Lahul & Spiti district, Himachal Pradesh

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 0% people lives in Urban areas while 100% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is �% while that in the rural areas is 76.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Lahul & Spiti district is � while that of Rural areas is 903.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lahul & Spiti district is 3125 which is 10% of the total population. There are 1537 male children and 1588 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lahul & Spiti is 1,033 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (903) of Lahul & Spiti district.

The total literacy rate of Lahul & Spiti district is 76.81%. The male literacy rate is 77.75% and the female literacy rate is 59.75% in Lahul & Spiti district.

Population
31,564
Literacy
76.81%
Sex Ratio
903

To facilitate the administration, Lahul & Spiti district is further divided into 3 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Lahul & Spiti Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Lahul & Spiti district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 3,125 1,537 1,588
Literacy 76.81% 77.75% 59.75%
Scheduled Caste 2,235 1,154 1,081
Scheduled Tribe 25,707 12,748 12,959
Illiterate 9,719 3,691 6,028

Caste-wise Population - Lahul & Spiti district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 81.4% of total population in Lahul & Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,235 1,154 1,081
Schedule Tribe 25,707 12,748 12,959

Religion-wise Population - Lahul & Spiti district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 11,649 (36.91%) 6,657 4,992
Muslim 74 (0.23%) 53 21
Christian 212 (0.67%) 149 63
Sikh 35 (0.11%) 30 5
Buddhist 19,572 (62.01%) 9,685 9,887
Jain 3 (0.01%) 2 1
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 18 (0.06%) 11 7

Literacy Rate - Lahul & Spiti district

The total literacy rate of Lahul & Spiti district was 76.81% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 82.8% of Himachal Pradesh. Population-wise, out of total 21,845 literates, males were 12,897 while females were 8,948. Also the male literacy rate was 85.69% and the female literacy rate was 66.84% in Lahul & Spiti district.

  Lahul & Spiti district Himachal Pradesh
Female 66.84% 75.93%
Male 85.69% 89.53%
Total 76.81% 82.8%

Sex Ratio - Lahul & Spiti district

The Sex Ratio of Lahul & Spiti district is 903 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 903 females in Lahul & Spiti district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 1,033 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 903 ) of Lahul & Spiti district.


Population Density - Lahul & Spiti district

The total area of Lahul & Spiti district is 13,841 km2. Thus the density of Lahul & Spiti district is 2 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 0 sq. km. area is under urban region while 13,841 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Lahul & Spiti district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Lahul & Spiti, 0% people lived in urban regions while 100% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 0 out of which 0 were males while remaining 0 were females. In rural areas of Lahul & Spiti, male population was 16,588 while female population was 14,976.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Lahul & Spiti was � females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Lahul & Spiti was � girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Lahul & Spiti were 0 which is �% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Lahul & Spiti was 903 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Lahul & Spiti was 1,033 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Lahul & Spiti for urban regions was � percent in which males were �% literate while female literacy stood at �%. The total literate population of Lahul & Spiti was 21,845. Similarly in rural areas of Lahul & Spiti, the average literacy rate was 76.81 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 85.69% and 66.84% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Lahul & Spiti were 21,845.

Rural Urban
Population % 100% 0%
Total population 31,564 0
Male population 16,588 0
Female population 14,976 0
Sex ratio 903
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 1,033
Child population 3,125 0
Literates 21,845 0
Average literacy 76.81% �%
Male literacy 85.69% �%
Female literacy 66.84% �%

Child Population - Lahul & Spiti district

According to Census 2011, there were 3,125 children between age 0 to 6 years in Lahul & Spiti district. Out of which 1,537 were male while 1,588 were female.


Working Population - Lahul & Spiti district

In Lahul & Spiti district out of total population, 19,295 were engaged in work activities. 78.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 19,295 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,877 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 263 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 15,190 8,732 6,458
Cultivators 8,877 4,018 4,859
Agriculture Labourer 263 167 96
Household Industries 155 93 62
Other Workers 5,895 4,454 1,441
Marginal Workers 4,105 2,031 2,074
Non Working 12,269 5,825 6,444

Lahul & Spiti district Map


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