Goverdhan Bala Population - Rajouri, Jammu and Kashmir

Goverdhan Bala is a large village located in Rajauri Tehsil of Rajouri district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 410 families residing. The Goverdhan Bala village has population of 2064 of which 1088 are males while 976 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goverdhan Bala village population of children with age 0-6 is 387 which makes up 18.75 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goverdhan Bala village is 897 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Goverdhan Bala as per census is 834, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Goverdhan Bala village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Goverdhan Bala village was 73.76 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Goverdhan Bala Male literacy stands at 87.00 % while female literacy rate was 59.25 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Goverdhan Bala village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Goverdhan Bala village.

Goverdhan Bala Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 410 - -
Population 2,064 1,088 976
Child (0-6) 387 211 176
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,782 948 834
Literacy 73.76 % 87.00 % 59.25 %
Total Workers 829 488 341
Main Worker 257 - -
Marginal Worker 572 247 325

Caste Factor

In Goverdhan Bala village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 86.34 % of total population in Goverdhan Bala village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Goverdhan Bala village of Rajouri.

Work Profile

In Goverdhan Bala village out of total population, 829 were engaged in work activities. 31.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 829 workers engaged in Main Work, 20 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149