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

Gaura is a village situated in Rampur tehsil of Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 169 families residing in the village Gaura. The total population of Gaura is 667 out of which 347 are males and 320 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gaura is 922.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Gaura village is 59 which is 9% of the total population. There are 35 male children and 24 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gaura is 686 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Gaura village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gaura is 72.7%. Thus Gaura village has a lower literacy rate compared to 75.3% of Shimla district. The male literacy rate is 83.33% and the female literacy rate is 61.49% in Gaura village.

Sex Ratio

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

Gaura Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 59 35 24
Literacy 72.7% 83.33% 61.49%
Scheduled Caste 377 188 189
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 225 87 138

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 56.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gaura village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gaura village out of total population, 336 were engaged in work activities. 94.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 336 workers engaged in Main Work, 238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 35 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 319 159 160
Cultivators 238 108 130
Agriculture Labourer 35 21 14
Household Industries 16 7 9
Other Workers 30 23 7
Marginal Workers 17 7 10
Non Working 331 181 150

Map of Gaura, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Nearby Villages to Gaura, Rampur

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