Chakurtha Population, Caste, Working Data Kullu, Himachal Pradesh - Census 2011

Chakurtha is a village situated in Sainj tehsil of Kullu district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 279 families residing in the village Chakurtha. The total population of Chakurtha is 1,443 out of which 741 are males and 702 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chakurtha is 947.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chakurtha village is 189 which is 13% of the total population. There are 93 male children and 96 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chakurtha is 1,032 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (947) of Chakurtha village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chakurtha is 79%. Thus Chakurtha village has higher literacy rate compared to 70.3% of Kullu district. The male literacy rate is 86.73% and the female literacy rate is 70.79% in Chakurtha village.

Population
1,443
Families
279
Literacy
79.03%
Sex Ratio
947

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chakurtha village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Chakurtha Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chakurtha village.

Total Male Female
Children 189 93 96
Literacy 79.03% 86.73% 70.79%
Scheduled Caste 347 177 170
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 452 179 273

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Chakurtha village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chakurtha village out of total population, 953 were engaged in work activities. 58.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 953 workers engaged in Main Work, 460 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 560 347 213
Cultivators 460 265 195
Agriculture Labourer 2 2 0
Household Industries 5 4 1
Other Workers 93 76 17
Marginal Workers 393 165 228
Non Working 490 229 261

Map of Chakurtha, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh


Nearby Villages to Chakurtha, Sainj

Below are the list of villages near Chakurtha village in Sainj.

Village Population
Kotla 2,347
Kanon 1,602
Rote-I 2,184
Dhaugi 2,387
Bhalan-II 1,012
Dusharh 2,005
Raila 4,704
Manyashi 1,257
Sachen 1,994
Shanshar 2,681

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