Desal is a village situated in Kapurthala tehsil of Kapurthala district in Punjab. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 266 families residing in the village Desal. The total population of Desal is 1,433 out of which 763 are males and 670 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Desal is 878.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Desal village is 169 which is 12% of the total population. There are 84 male children and 85 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Desal is 1,012 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (878) of Desal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Desal is 68.4%. Thus Desal village has lower literacy rate compared to 70.7% of Kapurthala district. The male literacy rate is 72.9% and the female literacy rate is 63.25% in Desal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Desal 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 Desal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 81% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Desal village.
In Desal village out of total population, 517 were engaged in work activities. 98.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 517 workers engaged in Main Work, 150 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 90 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Desal village in Kapurthala.