Sachen is a village situated in Sainj tehsil of Kullu district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 401 families residing in the village Sachen. The total population of Sachen is 1,994 out of which 1,075 are males and 919 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sachen is 855.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sachen village is 254 which is 13% of the total population. There are 130 male children and 124 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sachen is 954 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (855) of Sachen village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sachen is 75.1%. Thus Sachen village has higher literacy rate compared to 70.3% of Kullu district. The male literacy rate is 83.39% and the female literacy rate is 65.28% in Sachen village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sachen 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 Sachen village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Sachen village.
In Sachen village out of total population, 1,438 were engaged in work activities. 54.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,438 workers engaged in Main Work, 500 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sachen village in Sainj.