Khag Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Badgam district, Jammu and Kashmir

Khag Tehsil of Badgam district has total population of 67,596 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 34,457 are males while 33,139 are females. In 2011 there were total 8,799 families residing in Khag Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Khag Tehsil is 962.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Khag Tehsil lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 47.9% and the sex ratio of Khag Tehsil is 962.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khag Tehsil is 13568 which is 20% of the total population. There are 7024 male children and 6544 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khag Tehsil is 932 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 962 ) of Khag Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Khag Tehsil is 47.93%. The male literacy rate is 44.79% and the female literacy rate is 31.58% in Khag Tehsil.

Population
67,596
Literacy
47.93%
Sex Ratio
962

To facilitate the administration, Khag Tehsil is further divided into 49 villages.

Khag Tehsil Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Khag Tehsil.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 13,568 7,024 6,544
Literacy 47.93% 44.79% 31.58%
Scheduled Caste 16 8 8
Scheduled Tribe 2,225 1,134 1,091
Illiterate 41,698 19,024 22,674

Caste-wise Population - Khag Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.3% of total population in Khag Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 16 8 8
Schedule Tribe 2,225 1,134 1,091

Religion-wise Population - Khag Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 105 (0.16%) 59 46
Muslim 66,373 (98.19%) 33,809 32,564
Christian 95 (0.14%) 54 41
Sikh 999 (1.48%) 518 481
Buddhist 3 (0%) 2 1
Jain 1 (0%) 0 1
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 20 (0.03%) 15 5

Literacy Rate - Khag Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Khag Tehsil in 2011 were 47.93% in which, male and female literacy were 56.26% and 39.35% respectively. Total literate in Khag Tehsil were 25,898 of which male and female were 15,433 and 10,465 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Khag Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Khag Tehsil is 962 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 962 females in Khag Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 932 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 962 ) of Khag Tehsil.


Child Population - Khag Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 13,568 children between age 0 to 6 years in Khag Tehsil. Out of which 13,568 were male while 13,568 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Khag Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Khag Tehsil living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Khag Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 13,568.

Total Urban Rural
Population 67,596 0 67,596
Children (0 - 6 years) 13,568 0 13,568
Schedule Caste 16 0 16
Schedule Tribe 2,225 0 2,225
Literacy 47.93% - 47.93%
Sex Ratio 962 - 962

Working Population - Khag Tehsil

In Khag Tehsil out of total population, 16,433 were engaged in work activities. 74% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 16,433 workers engaged in Main Work, 4,079 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,458 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 12,155 10,365 1,790
Cultivators 4,079 3,875 204
Agriculture Labourer 1,458 1,394 64
Household Industries 2,083 1,345 738
Other Workers 4,535 3,751 784
Marginal Workers 4,278 2,894 1,384
Non Working 51,163 21,198 29,965

Khag Tehsil Map


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