Chandal Population, Caste, Working Data Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir - Census 2011

Chandal is a village situated in Bani tehsil of Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 365 families residing in the village Chandal. The total population of Chandal is 2,077 out of which 1,078 are males and 999 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chandal is 927.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chandal village is 340 which is 16% of the total population. There are 173 male children and 167 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chandal is 965 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (927) of Chandal village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chandal is 57%. Thus Chandal village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.1% of Kathua district. The male literacy rate is 71.16% and the female literacy rate is 41.59% in Chandal village.

Population
2,077
Families
365
Literacy
56.99%
Sex Ratio
927

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chandal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Chandal Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chandal village.

Total Male Female
Children 340 173 167
Literacy 56.99% 71.16% 41.59%
Scheduled Caste 352 183 169
Scheduled Tribe 660 337 323
Illiterate 1,087 434 653

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 31.8% of total population in Chandal village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chandal village out of total population, 607 were engaged in work activities. 91.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 607 workers engaged in Main Work, 427 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 554 493 61
Cultivators 427 389 38
Agriculture Labourer 1 1 0
Household Industries 2 0 2
Other Workers 124 103 21
Marginal Workers 53 18 35
Non Working 1,470 567 903

Map of Chandal, Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir


Nearby Villages to Chandal, Bani

Below are the list of villages near Chandal village in Bani.

Village Population
Kanthal 2,584
Asooh 954
Sand Roohn 1,833
Duggan 1,545
Kilore 498
Madhota 438
Bhandar 1,732
Begoga 1,147
Sandhi 1,032
Dhaman 642

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