Salwahan is a village situated in Mandi tehsil of Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 173 families residing in the village Salwahan. The total population of Salwahan is 761 out of which 389 are males and 372 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Salwahan is 956.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salwahan village is 78 which is 10% of the total population. There are 43 male children and 35 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salwahan is 814 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Salwahan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Salwahan is 78.3%. Thus Salwahan village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.4% of Mandi district. The male literacy rate is 86.99% and the female literacy rate is 69.44% in Salwahan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Salwahan 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 Salwahan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 85.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Salwahan village.
In Salwahan village out of total population, 423 were engaged in work activities. 56.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 423 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Salwahan village in Mandi.