Dophda Population, Caste, Working Data Shimla, Himachal Pradesh - Census 2011

Dophda is a village situated in Rampur tehsil of Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 77 families residing in the village Dophda. The total population of Dophda is 364 out of which 197 are males and 167 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dophda is 848.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Dophda village is 35 which is 10% of the total population. There are 21 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dophda is 667 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (848) of Dophda village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dophda is 81.2%. Thus Dophda village has a higher literacy rate compared to 75.3% of Shimla district. The male literacy rate is 89.2% and the female literacy rate is 71.9% in Dophda village.

Sex Ratio

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

Dophda Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 35 21 14
Literacy 81.16% 89.2% 71.9%
Scheduled Caste 50 24 26
Scheduled Tribe 4 4 0
Illiterate 97 40 57

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.1% of total population in Dophda village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dophda village out of total population, 253 were engaged in work activities. 98% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 253 workers engaged in Main Work, 200 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 248 136 112
Cultivators 200 102 98
Agriculture Labourer 17 10 7
Other Workers 31 24 7
Marginal Workers 5 3 2
Non Working 111 58 53

Map of Dophda, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Nearby Villages to Dophda, Rampur

Below are the list of villages near Dophda village in Rampur.

Village Population
Mashnu 753
Shah 539
Pithawi 393
Uchi 179
Kinnu 661
Manghara 483
Bhagaoht 507
Jan. Mahd. Mahf. Jhumkarai 138
D.P.F. Pashada 4
Pashada 194