Chaukhutiya Tahsil, with population of about 46 thousand is Almora district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Almora district of the state Uttarakhand in India. There are 164 villages in the sub district, among them Masi is the most populous village with population of 1570 and Khunapani is the least populous village with population of 11. Jaurasi Range is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 16 km2 and Jaitisera is the smallest with 0 km2.
The sub district is home to about 46 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (44%) are male and about 26 thousand (56%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chaukhutiya tahsil is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.
100% population of Chaukhutiya tahsil live in the Chaukhutiya Sub District rural part.
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Religion wise distribution of population
Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1304.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1297 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1306, in schedule caste is 1261 and in schedule tribe is 1211. There are 937 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.
Total about 32 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chaukhutiya is 81%. 94% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.
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Chaukhutiya has 54% (about 25 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 57% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.
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