Kotchalwal Population - Rajouri, Jammu and Kashmir

Kotchalwal is a medium size village located in Budhal Tehsil of Rajouri district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 371 families residing. The Kotchalwal village has population of 1892 of which 966 are males while 926 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kotchalwal village population of children with age 0-6 is 497 which makes up 26.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kotchalwal village is 959 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Kotchalwal as per census is 912, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Kotchalwal village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Kotchalwal village was 34.77 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Kotchalwal Male literacy stands at 45.33 % while female literacy rate was 23.95 %.

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

Kotchalwal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 371 - -
Population 1,892 966 926
Child (0-6) 497 260 237
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,855 948 907
Literacy 34.77 % 45.33 % 23.95 %
Total Workers 1,074 541 533
Main Worker 478 - -
Marginal Worker 596 254 342

Caste Factor

In Kotchalwal village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.04 % of total population in Kotchalwal village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Kotchalwal village of Rajouri.

Work Profile

In Kotchalwal village out of total population, 1074 were engaged in work activities. 44.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1074 workers engaged in Main Work, 423 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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