Althu is a village situated in Mandi tehsil of Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 199 families residing in the village Althu. The total population of Althu is 900 out of which 447 are males and 453 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Althu is 1,013.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Althu village is 109 which is 12% of the total population. There are 60 male children and 49 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Althu is 817 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,013) of Althu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Althu is 83.9%. Thus Althu village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.4% of Mandi district. The male literacy rate is 89.66% and the female literacy rate is 78.47% in Althu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Althu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Althu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 41.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Althu village.
In Althu village out of total population, 532 were engaged in work activities. 8.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 91.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 532 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Althu village in Mandi.