Sandhi is a village situated in Bani tehsil of Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 184 families residing in the village Sandhi. The total population of Sandhi is 1,032 out of which 525 are males and 507 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sandhi is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sandhi village is 199 which is 19% of the total population. There are 107 male children and 92 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sandhi is 860 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Sandhi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sandhi is 53.3%. Thus Sandhi village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.1% of Kathua district. The male literacy rate is 73.68% and the female literacy rate is 32.77% in Sandhi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sandhi 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 Sandhi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.6% of total population in Sandhi village.
In Sandhi village out of total population, 310 were engaged in work activities. 17.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 82.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 310 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sandhi village in Bani.