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

Pujari is a village situated in Chaupal tehsil of Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 20 families residing in the village Pujari. The total population of Pujari is 114 out of which 54 are males and 60 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pujari is 1,111.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Pujari village is 12 which is 11% of the total population. There are 6 male children and 6 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pujari is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,111) of Pujari village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pujari is 77.5%. Thus Pujari village has a higher literacy rate compared to 75.3% of Shimla district. The male literacy rate is 87.5% and the female literacy rate is 68.52% in Pujari village.

Sex Ratio

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

Pujari Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 12 6 6
Literacy 77.45% 87.5% 68.52%
Scheduled Caste 19 9 10
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 35 12 23

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pujari village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pujari village out of total population, 74 were engaged in work activities. 28.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 71.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 74 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 21 20 1
Agriculture Labourer 15 15 0
Household Industries 1 1 0
Other Workers 5 4 1
Marginal Workers 53 19 34
Non Working 40 15 25

Map of Pujari, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Nearby Villages to Pujari, Chaupal

Below are the list of villages near Pujari village in Chaupal.

Village Population
Bhatna 109
Naura 182
Lingzar 92
Mandholi 81
Kulandli 60
Dimon 229
Bhaulanu 179
Chaflan 232
Chiuna 88
Jangal Kurarhi 1