Lad Bharol Tahsil, with population of about 26 thousand is Mandi district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Mandi district of the state Himachal Pradesh in India. There are 146 villages in the sub district, among them Bharol is the most populous village with population of 964 and Gharaunu is the least populous village with population of 2. Simas is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 3 km2 and Panyartu is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 26 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (45%) are male and about 14 thousand (55%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lad Bharol tahsil is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 6438 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Lad Bharol tahsil live in the Lad Bharol Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lad Bharol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25,832 20,272 5,552 8 2,927
Male 11,649 9,094 2,549 6 1,555
Female 14,183 11,178 3,003 2 1,372

Most populated Villages in Lad Bharol

Villages
Name Population
Bharol 964
Simas 891
Utpur 881
Khaddar 606
Chula 597
Tulah 550
Sandha 511
Karsal 441
Maman 414
Gora 409

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 1223.

Religion wise population 2011 - Lad Bharol

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 25,832 25,617 169 10 2 13 0 0 21
Male 11,649 11,524 96 7 1 8 0 0 13
Female 14,183 14,093 73 3 1 5 0 0 8

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 1.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 1.7% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has increased by 2.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -87.9% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lad Bharol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.7% 2.8% -1.2% -87.9% -11.9%
Male 1.7% 3.2% -2.3% -83.3% -14.7%
Female 1.7% 2.5% -0.3% -93.3% -8.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1218 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1229, in schedule caste is 1178 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 882 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lad Bharol

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -10 23 -500 58
2011 1218 1229 1178 333 882
2001 1218 1239 1155 833 824

Villages with highest sex ratio in Lad Bharol

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Duwardu 2222
Sihl 1852
Kaur 1788
Gahra 1787
Kochhu 1769
Balhara 1742
Pantehr 1725
Kolang 1714
Larhana 1700
Bohal 1692

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 9227 are male and 9461 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lad Bharol is 82%. 91% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lad Bharol

Total Male Female
Change 6.2% 3.7% 8.0%
2011 81.6% 91.4% 73.9%
2001 75.4% 87.7% 65.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Lad Bharol

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Gharaunu 100
Bahru 96
Bharol 94
Kalehru 92
Duwardu 92
Chhuar Khurd 91
Karal 90
Sanhali 90
Bara Thana 90
Siun 89

Workers profile

Lad Bharol has 60% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 63% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 47% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lad Bharol

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 59.8% 22.9% 36.9% 40.2%
Male 56.4% 31.2% 25.2% 43.6%
Female 62.7% 16.1% 46.5% 37.3%

Biggest Villages in Lad Bharol

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Simas 2.8
Kothi 1.6
Tain 1.5
Bhalara 1.4
Gahru 1.4
Bhagair 1.4
Ghator 1.4
Utpur 1.4
Saun 1.3
Paroh 1.3