Deval Gam Population - Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir

Deval Gam is a large village located in Kokernag Tehsil of Anantnag district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 1983 families residing. The Deval Gam village has population of 12600 of which 6620 are males while 5980 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Deval Gam village population of children with age 0-6 is 2972 which makes up 23.59 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Deval Gam village is 903 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Deval Gam as per census is 818, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Deval Gam village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Deval Gam village was 60.83 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Deval Gam Male literacy stands at 69.41 % while female literacy rate was 51.63 %.

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

Deval Gam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,983 - -
Population 12,600 6,620 5,980
Child (0-6) 2,972 1,635 1,337
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 2,380 1,216 1,164
Literacy 60.83 % 69.41 % 51.63 %
Total Workers 4,078 2,607 1,471
Main Worker 1,481 - -
Marginal Worker 2,597 1,260 1,337

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 18.89 % of total population in Deval Gam village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Deval Gam village of Anantnag.

Work Profile

In Deval Gam village out of total population, 4078 were engaged in work activities. 36.32 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.68 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4078 workers engaged in Main Work, 101 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 340 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