Pelather is a village situated in Majalta tehsil of Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 167 families residing in the village Pelather. The total population of Pelather is 912 out of which 485 are males and 427 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pelather is 880.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pelather village is 136 which is 15% of the total population. There are 76 male children and 60 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pelather is 789 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (880) of Pelather village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pelather is 80.9%. Thus Pelather village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.1% of Udhampur district. The male literacy rate is 88.02% and the female literacy rate is 73.02% in Pelather village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pelather 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 Pelather village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.2% of total population in Pelather village.
In Pelather village out of total population, 399 were engaged in work activities. 32.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 67.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 399 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pelather village in Majalta.