Argi Population - Rajouri, Jammu and Kashmir

Argi is a medium size village located in Rajauri Tehsil of Rajouri district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 268 families residing. The Argi village has population of 1448 of which 741 are males while 707 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Argi village population of children with age 0-6 is 287 which makes up 19.82 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Argi village is 954 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Argi as per census is 952, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Argi village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Argi village was 63.82 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Argi Male literacy stands at 78.96 % while female literacy rate was 47.97 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Argi 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 Argi village.

Argi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 268 - -
Population 1,448 741 707
Child (0-6) 287 147 140
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,278 653 625
Literacy 63.82 % 78.96 % 47.97 %
Total Workers 723 349 374
Main Worker 267 - -
Marginal Worker 456 169 287

Caste Factor

In Argi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 88.26 % of total population in Argi village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Argi village of Rajouri.

Work Profile

In Argi village out of total population, 723 were engaged in work activities. 36.93 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.07 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 723 workers engaged in Main Work, 187 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 56 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