Cher Jee Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Cher Jee is a large village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 422 families residing. The Cher Jee village has population of 2233 of which 1134 are males while 1099 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Cher Jee village population of children with age 0-6 is 464 which makes up 20.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Cher Jee village is 969 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Cher Jee as per census is 1009, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Cher Jee village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Cher Jee village was 38.21 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Cher Jee Male literacy stands at 50.61 % while female literacy rate was 25.29 %.

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

Cher Jee Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 422 - -
Population 2,233 1,134 1,099
Child (0-6) 464 231 233
Schedule Caste 137 68 69
Schedule Tribe 1,240 613 627
Literacy 38.21 % 50.61 % 25.29 %
Total Workers 714 554 160
Main Worker 98 0 0
Marginal Worker 616 472 144

Caste Factor

In Cher Jee village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 55.53 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.14 % of total population in Cher Jee village.

Work Profile

In Cher Jee village out of total population, 714 were engaged in work activities. 13.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 86.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 714 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 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