Achhabal is a Municipal Committee city in district of Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir. The Achhabal city is divided into 8 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Achhabal Municipal Committee has population of 17,556 of which 8,991 are males while 8,565 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2782 which is 15.85 % of total population of Achhabal (MC). In Achhabal Municipal Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 953 against state average of 889. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Achhabal is around 877 compared to Jammu and Kashmir state average of 862. Literacy rate of Achhabal city is 71.24 % higher than state average of 67.16 %. In Achhabal, Male literacy is around 82.73 % while female literacy rate is 59.37 %.
Achhabal Municipal Committee has total administration over 2,470 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.
Achhabal Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 0.09 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.04 % of total population in Achhabal (MC).
Achhabal Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,477 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,347 were males while 1,130 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5477 working population, 52.82 % were engaged in Main Work while 47.18 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Achhabal 2019 Population
The next census for Achhabal Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.