Darwan Nowgam is a village situated in Charar- E- Shrief tehsil of Badgam district in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 666 families residing in the village Darwan Nowgam. The total population of Darwan Nowgam is 5,951 out of which 3,224 are males and 2,727 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Darwan Nowgam is 846.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Darwan Nowgam village is 1663 which is 28% of the total population. There are 933 male children and 730 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Darwan Nowgam is 782 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (846) of Darwan Nowgam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Darwan Nowgam is 33.8%. Thus Darwan Nowgam village has lower literacy rate compared to 44.5% of Badgam district. The male literacy rate is 41.42% and the female literacy rate is 24.99% in Darwan Nowgam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Darwan Nowgam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Darwan Nowgam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.2% of total population in Darwan Nowgam village.
In Darwan Nowgam village out of total population, 1,503 were engaged in work activities. 45.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,503 workers engaged in Main Work, 408 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 124 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Darwan Nowgam village in Charar- E- Shrief.
|Chelen Chunt Nar||6,131|
|Mal Pora Dard Pora||2,406|