Watra Gam is a Municipal Committee city in district of Baramula, Jammu and Kashmir. The Watra Gam city is divided into 8 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Watra Gam Municipal Committee has population of 7,015 of which 3,939 are males while 3,076 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 727 which is 10.36 % of total population of Watra Gam (MC). In Watra Gam Municipal Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 781 against state average of 889. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Watra Gam is around 1095 compared to Jammu and Kashmir state average of 862. Literacy rate of Watra Gam city is 74.60 % higher than state average of 67.16 %. In Watra Gam, Male literacy is around 86.08 % while female literacy rate is 59.31 %.
Watra Gam Municipal Committee has total administration over 932 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Watra Gam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.14 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Watra Gam (MC).
Watra Gam Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,482 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,204 were males while 278 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2482 working population, 82.51 % were engaged in Main Work while 17.49 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Watra Gam 2019 Population
The next census for Watra Gam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.