Chaupal is a Block placed in Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. Placed in rural region of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 10 blocks of Shimla district. As per the government records, the block code of Chaupal is 71. The block has 556 villages and there are total 16006 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chaupal's population is 85244. Out of this, 43821 are males whereas the females count 41423 here. This block has 10673 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 5437 are boys and 5236 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chaupal block is 64%. 55071 out of total 85244 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 70% as 31085 males out of total 43821 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 23986 out of total 41423 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy ratio of Chaupal block is 35%. Here 30173 out of total 85244 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 12736 males out of total 43821 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 17437 out of total 41423 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Chaupal block is 51612 yet 33632 are un-employed. And out of 51612 working people 21330 individuals are totally dependent on agriculture.