Kanyat Village, with population of 21 is Indora sub district's the 3rd least populous village, located in Indora sub district of Kangra district in the state Himachal Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kanyat village is 1 km2 and it is the 33rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 20 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nurpur and distance from Kanyat village to Nurpur is 26 km. Pin code of Kanyat village is 176022. Indora is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Dharmsala which is 114 km away. 0.34 square kilometer (32%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 21 people, among them 10 (48%) are male and 11 (52%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanyat village is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 5 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanyat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 21 0 0 2
Male 10 10 0 0 1
Female 11 11 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 50% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 14. Female population growth rate of the village is 37.5% which is -29.2% lower than male population growth rate of 66.7%. General caste population has increased by 50% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanyat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 50 50 0 0 0
Male 67 67 0 0 0
Female 38 38 0 0 0

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1100 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1100,. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 233 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanyat

Total General SC ST Child
Change -233 -233 0 0 0
2011 1,100 1,100 0 0 1,000
2001 1,333 1,333 0 0 1,000

Literacy

Total 13 people in the village are literate, among them 7 are male and 6 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanyat is 68%. 78% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 38% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanyat

Total Male Female
Change 27 38 17
2011 68 78 60
2001 42 40 43

Workers profile

Kanyat has 38% (8) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 36% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 30% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanyat

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 10 29 62
Male 40 10 30 60
Female 36 9 27 64