Chamshan Charasa Village, with population of 717 is Nubra sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Nubra sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Chamshan Charasa village is 28 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 26 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Chamshan Charasa village to Leh is 127 km. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Nubra is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 127 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 717 people, among them 336 (47%) are male and 381 (53%) are female. 0% of the whole population are from general caste and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chamshan Charasa village is 12%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 180 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chamshan Charasa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 717 1 0 716 85
Male 336 1 0 335 41
Female 381 0 0 381 44

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -16.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 857. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.6% which is 18.6% higher than male population growth rate of -25.2%. General caste population has decreased by -94.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -14.8% and child population has decreased by -12.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chamshan Charasa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.3% -94.1% 0% -14.8% -12.4%
Male -25.2% -93.8% 0% -22.6% -29.3%
Female -6.6% -100% 0% -6.4% 12.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1134 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1137. There are 1073 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 225 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 401 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chamshan Charasa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 225 -63 0 197 401
2011 1134 0 0 1137 1073
2001 909 63 0 940 672

Literacy

Total 359 people in the village are literate, among them 195 are male and 164 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chamshan Charasa is 57%. 66% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chamshan Charasa

Total Male Female
Change 12.5% 11.9% 14.8%
2011 56.8% 66.1% 48.7%
2001 44.3% 54.2% 33.9%

Workers profile

Chamshan Charasa has 59% (422) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 59% female population are working population. 12% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 47% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 54% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chamshan Charasa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58.9% 8.5% 50.3% 41.1%
Male 58.3% 11.6% 46.7% 41.7%
Female 59.3% 5.8% 53.5% 40.7%