Chaura is a medium size village located in Jakholi* Tehsil of Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand with total 112 families residing. The Chaura village has population of 496 of which 223 are males while 273 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Chaura village population of children with age 0-6 is 75 which makes up 15.12 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chaura village is 1224 which is higher than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Chaura as per census is 829, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.
Chaura village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Chaura village was 79.57 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Chaura Male literacy stands at 91.76 % while female literacy rate was 70.29 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chaura village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Chaura village.
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In Chaura village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.77 % of total population in Chaura village.
The village Chaura currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Chaura village out of total population, 209 were engaged in work activities. 93.30 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.70 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 209 workers engaged in Main Work, 162 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.