Leh Ladakh is a Municipal Committee city in district of Leh, Jammu and Kashmir. The Leh Ladakh city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Leh Ladakh Municipal Committee has population of 30,870 of which 21,669 are males while 9,201 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1697 which is 5.50 % of total population of Leh Ladakh (MC). In Leh Ladakh Municipal Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 425 against state average of 889. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Leh Ladakh is around 987 compared to Jammu and Kashmir state average of 862. Literacy rate of Leh Ladakh city is 90.29 % higher than state average of 67.16 %. In Leh Ladakh, Male literacy is around 94.89 % while female literacy rate is 78.85 %.
Leh Ladakh Municipal Committee has total administration over 4,377 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.
Leh Ladakh Caste Factor
In Leh Ladakh (MC), most of the (MC) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 53.10 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.07 % of total population in Leh Ladakh (MC).
Leh Ladakh Work Profile
Out of total population, 19,538 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 16,686 were males while 2,852 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 19538 working population, 87.54 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.46 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Leh Ladakh 2019 Population
The next census for Leh Ladakh Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.