Ajna Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Ajna is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 182 families residing. The Ajna village has population of 1125 of which 566 are males while 559 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ajna village population of children with age 0-6 is 302 which makes up 26.84 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ajna village is 988 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Ajna as per census is 1254, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Ajna village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Ajna village was 27.83 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Ajna Male literacy stands at 40.28 % while female literacy rate was 14.07 %.

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

Ajna Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 182 - -
Population 1,125 566 559
Child (0-6) 302 134 168
Schedule Caste 68 34 34
Schedule Tribe 593 302 291
Literacy 27.83 % 40.28 % 14.07 %
Total Workers 388 271 117
Main Worker 28 0 0
Marginal Worker 360 245 115

Caste Factor

In Ajna village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 52.71 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.04 % of total population in Ajna village.

Work Profile

In Ajna village out of total population, 388 were engaged in work activities. 7.22 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 92.78 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 388 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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