Akin Gam Population - Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir

Akin Gam is a large village located in Kokernag Tehsil of Anantnag district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 755 families residing. The Akin Gam village has population of 5007 of which 2579 are males while 2428 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Akin Gam village population of children with age 0-6 is 898 which makes up 17.93 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Akin Gam village is 941 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Akin Gam as per census is 848, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Akin Gam village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Akin Gam village was 67.41 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Akin Gam Male literacy stands at 76.40 % while female literacy rate was 58.09 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Akin Gam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Akin Gam village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Akin Gam village.

Akin Gam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 755 - -
Population 5,007 2,579 2,428
Child (0-6) 898 486 412
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 339 184 155
Literacy 67.41 % 76.40 % 58.09 %
Total Workers 2,026 1,276 750
Main Worker 944 20,625 0
Marginal Worker 1,082 468 614

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 6.77 % of total population in Akin Gam village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Akin Gam village of Anantnag.

Work Profile

In Akin Gam village out of total population, 2026 were engaged in work activities. 46.59 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.41 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2026 workers engaged in Main Work, 234 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 87 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