Sehal is a village situated in Majalta tehsil of Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 470 families residing in the village Sehal. The total population of Sehal is 2,587 out of which 1,337 are males and 1,250 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sehal is 935.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sehal village is 408 which is 16% of the total population. There are 215 male children and 193 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sehal is 898 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (935) of Sehal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sehal is 67.6%. Thus Sehal village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.1% of Udhampur district. The male literacy rate is 77.01% and the female literacy rate is 57.52% in Sehal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sehal 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 Sehal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 22.8% of total population in Sehal village.
In Sehal village out of total population, 1,257 were engaged in work activities. 54.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,257 workers engaged in Main Work, 391 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sehal village in Majalta.