Kawartanji is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 251 families residing. The Kawartanji village has population of 1355 of which 685 are males while 670 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kawartanji village population of children with age 0-6 is 285 which makes up 21.03 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kawartanji village is 978 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Kawartanji as per census is 952, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.
Kawartanji village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Kawartanji village was 42.43 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Kawartanji Male literacy stands at 51.95 % while female literacy rate was 32.77 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kawartanji village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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In Kawartanji village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 58.60 % of total population in Kawartanji village.
There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Kawartanji village of Kishtwar.
In Kawartanji village out of total population, 352 were engaged in work activities. 44.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 352 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 18 were Agricultural labourer.