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Fact File

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Last Updated On: 18/09/2015  
         

(Updated on 12th January 2011) 

POPULATION   2011 Census  
Total Number   31,528 (Lahaul=10,199, Udaipur=8,884, Spiti=12,445)
Male Number   16,455 (52.20%)
Female Number   15,073 (47.80%)
Rural Number   31,528
Urban Number   Nil
SC Population Number   2,605 (07.84%)(as per 2001)
ST Population Number   24,238 (72.95%)(as    per 2001)
Others Number   6381 (19.21%)(as per 2001)
Sex Ratio     916 Women per 1000 Men
Density of Population Per Square KM   2
Birth Rate   as per 1995 year 16.2
Death Rate     6.1
PEOPLE & CULTURE      
Major Religions     Hindu & Bodh
Languages Spoken     Manchad Dialects, Bhoti, Sanskrit
Culture     Tibetan & Bhoti Culture
Traditions     God Prayers
Art Forms     Tibetan
LITERACY RATE AGGREGATE    

77.24%

Male Literacy     86.97%
Female Literacy     66.50%
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA Hectares  

13,833 Sq Kms

9,11,195 Hectares

-Lahaul

-Udaipur

-Spiti

3472

1,97,612

7,10,111

   
Forest Area Hectare   1,37,376
Total Agricultural Area Hectare   3,503
Cultivated Area Hectare   3,398
Irrigated Area Hectare   3,398

Area Under Major Crops

  • Barly
  • Maize
  • Wheat
  • Potato
  • Peas

Area Under Fruits

Hectares  

 

 

 

 

403

19

46

747

1782

 

 

202

 

Altitude Above Mean Sea Level   10,050 feet

Ranges lies between 5,480 meters and 6,400 meters

Longitude     Lies between East Longitude 76 46’ 29" and 78 41’ 34"
Latitude     Lies between North Latitude 31 44’ 57" and 32 59’ 57"
Major Rivers     CHANDRA + BHAGA =Chenab
CLIMATE    Generally Cool
Humidity     Generally Dry
Rainfall/Snowfall     Scanty/Heavy(1185.8 cm)
Rainfall 2010   1461.2 milli meters
DISTANCES From State Capital Shimla    
Nearest Railway Station Shimla   341 Km
Nearest Airport Bhuntar for Lahaul 
Shimla for Spiti
  166 Km
341 Km
ADMINISTRATIVE SET UP   As on 01st Jan 2011  
Sub-Divisions     3 (Keylong, Kaza, Udaipur)
Tehsils     2 (Lahaul at Keylong, Spiti at Kaza)
Sub-Tehsil     1(Udaipur)
Development Blocks     2 (Lahaul, Spiti)
Gram Panchayats     41 (Lahaul=28, Spiti=13)
Villages     521
HEALTH SET UP   As on 01st Jan.2011  
District Hospitals     1
Community Health Centers     3 (Udaipur, Shansha, Kaza)
Primary Health Centers     15 (Sissu, Gondhla, Gemur, Tholang, Jhalma, Thirot, Tingret, Tabo, Sagnam,Darcha,Phura,Tindi, Lossar,Hansa,Kibber )
Civil Dispensaries     5 (Darcha, Phura, Kibber, Lossar, Hansa)
Sub Centers     36 (26 in Lahaul, 10 in Spiti)
TBA     36
Ayurvedic Hospitals     1
Ayurvedic Dispensaries     21
EDUCATION      
Primary Schools     205
Middle Schools     33
High Schools/Sr Sec Schools     29
Govt Degree College     1 at Kukumseri (Udaipur)
Kendriya Vidyalaya (KVS)     1 at Keylong
DIET     1 at Tandi
University     Nil
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY      
Hospitals     14(Lahaul=9,Kaza=5)
Dispensaries    43(Lahaul=25,Kaza=18)
AI Centres     40(Lahaul=30,Kaza=10)
Sheep & Wool Ext. Centres     1
Dispesary(MMAPDY)     1
Mobile Units    1
LIVESTOCK   POPULATION    

65,109

Total Live Stock     65,109(cattle=12280,Yak=1290, Sheep=37004, Goat=8443, Horse=17, Mithun=2,      pony=955, Dog=215,   Poultry=2896 , Donkey=2007
GENERAL      
Telephone Connections     Around 800
Villages with link road     190 approx
Katcha Roads Kms   568
Metalled Roads Kms   222
Electrified Villages 100% Electrified   287
Census Villages where drinking water facility available 100%   287

Nationalized Bank Branches

SBI,SBP,UCO,PNB

    12
Name of Lead Bank     SBI
Cooperative Bank Branches

 

    3
Post Offices/VPO     47
Telegraph Offices     1
Police Post/Chowki      

3(Police Stations-Keylong, Udaipur, Kaza)

(Police Chowki-Tindi, Jhalman, Koksar, CP Sumdo)

Major Crops     Potato, Peas, Kuth, Hops, Seabuckthorn
HP State Govt Employees Number   2318
Gazetted     138
Non-Gazetted     2180
Co-operatives Societies     123
Fair Price Shops     67
       
       
RELIGIOUS PLACES      
     
  1. Triloknath Temple, Udaipur (Lahaul Valley)
  2.  
  3. Mrikula Mata Temple, Udaipur (Lahaul Valley)
  4. Lady Of Keylong
BODH MONASTERIES    
  1. Kardang
  2. Shashur
  3. Gemur
  4. Tabo
  5. Kee
  6. Tayul
  7. Guru Ghantal
RIVER & LAKE    
  1. Chandra River
  2. Bhaga River
  3. Chandrabhaga
  4. Spiti River
  5. Tsarab River
 
  1. Chandra Tal
  2. Suraj Tal
  3. Neel Kanth
 
PASSES    
  1. Rohtang (3978m)
  2. Baralacha La (4830m)
  3. Kunzam (4551m)
  4. Pin Parvati (5319m)
  5. Ghunsarng (5600m)
  6. Monirang (5335m)
  7. Sara Umga (5019m)
  8. Hamta (4268m)
  9. Kugti (5040m)
  10.  
  11. Kalicho (4803m)
  12. Tarsalamu (5358m)
PWD CIRCUIT HOUSES     3 (Keylong, Udaipur, Kaza)
PWD REST HOUSES     24 (Keylong, Jispa, Patseo, Thirot, Udaipur, Tindi, Gondhla, Sissu, Koksar, Chhatru, Chota Dara, Kaza, Tabo, Losar, Samd, Poh, Sagna)
IPH REST HOUSES     7
Forest REST HOUSES     4 (Keylong, Jahalman, Udaipur)
HPSEB REST HOUSES     3 (Karga, Thirot, Rongtong)
HELIPADS    
  1. Stingri
  2. Barring
  3. Sissu
  4. Tingret
  5. Udaipur
  6. Rawa
  7. Jispa
  8. Tindi
1.Kaza

2.Tabo

PETROL PUMPS    
  1. Tandi (Lahaul) 112 Kmsaway from Manali on Manali-Keylong-Leh highway.
  2. Kaza (Spiti) 421 Kms away from Shimla.
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