Chamba is a Block positioned in Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh. Located in rural area of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 7 blocks of Chamba district. According to the administration register, the block number of Chamba is 4. The block has 121 villages and there are total 14856 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chamba's population is 74251. Out of this, 36762 are males whereas the females count 37489 here. This block has 10157 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 5231 are boys and 4926 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chamba block is 64%. 48111 out of total 74251 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 73% as 27088 males out of total 36762 are literate however female literacy ratio is 56% as 21023 out of total 37489 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Chamba block is 35%. Here 26140 out of total 74251 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 9674 males out of total 36762 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 43% and 16466 out of total 37489 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Chamba block is 39809 while 34442 are non-working. And out of 39809 occupied individual 6540 peoples are entirely reliant on agriculture.