Chakarera Village, with population of 1133 is Ghansali sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Ghansali sub district of Tehri Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Chakarera village is 2 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 517 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tehri and distance from Chakarera village to Tehri is 82 km. Pin code of Chakarera village is 249155. The village comes under Chakarera panchayat. Ghansali is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is New Tehri which is 82 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1133 people, among them 478 (42%) are male and 655 (58%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 47% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chakarera village is 15%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 231 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chakarera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,133 598 535 0 170
Male 478 236 242 0 71
Female 655 362 293 0 99

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1107. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.1% which is 12.7% higher than male population growth rate of -4.6%. General caste population has decreased by -11.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.1% and child population has decreased by -19.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chakarera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.3% -11.5% 24.1% 0% -19.4%
Male -4.6% -20% 17.5% 0% -36.6%
Female 8.1% -5% 30.2% 0% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1370 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1534, in schedule caste is 1211. There are 1394 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 160 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 510 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chakarera

Total General SC ST Child
Change 160 242 119 0 510
2011 1370 1534 1211 0 1394
2001 1210 1292 1092 0 884

Literacy

Total 673 people in the village are literate, among them 335 are male and 338 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chakarera is 70%. 82% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chakarera

Total Male Female
Change 11.0% 0.3% 19.6%
2011 69.9% 82.3% 60.8%
2001 58.9% 82% 41.2%

Workers profile

Chakarera has 53% (597) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 57% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 51% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chakarera

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.7% 47.7% 4.9% 47.3%
Male 47.3% 43.3% 4% 52.7%
Female 56.6% 51% 5.6% 43.4%