Chhitkul Population, Caste, Working Data Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh - Census 2011

Chhitkul is a village situated in Sangla tehsil of Kinnaur district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 127 families residing in the village Chhitkul. The total population of Chhitkul is 582 out of which 317 are males and 265 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chhitkul is 836.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chhitkul village is 52 which is 9% of the total population. There are 28 male children and 24 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chhitkul is 857 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (836) of Chhitkul village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chhitkul is 80.8%. Thus Chhitkul village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.2% of Kinnaur district. The male literacy rate is 89.27% and the female literacy rate is 70.54% in Chhitkul village.

Population
582
Families
127
Literacy
80.75%
Sex Ratio
836

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

Chhitkul Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 52 28 24
Literacy 80.75% 89.27% 70.54%
Scheduled Caste 103 54 49
Scheduled Tribe 358 149 209
Illiterate 154 59 95

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 61.5% of total population in Chhitkul village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chhitkul village out of total population, 461 were engaged in work activities. 59.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 461 workers engaged in Main Work, 115 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 274 177 97
Cultivators 115 34 81
Agriculture Labourer 1 0 1
Household Industries 9 2 7
Other Workers 149 141 8
Marginal Workers 187 84 103
Non Working 121 56 65

Map of Chhitkul, Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh


Nearby Villages to Chhitkul, Sangla

Below are the list of villages near Chhitkul village in Sangla.


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