Chingnana Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Chingnana is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 121 families residing. The Chingnana village has population of 685 of which 368 are males while 317 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chingnana village population of children with age 0-6 is 113 which makes up 16.50 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chingnana village is 861 which is lower than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Chingnana as per census is 852, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Chingnana village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Chingnana village was 48.78 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Chingnana Male literacy stands at 65.15 % while female literacy rate was 29.81 %.

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

Chingnana Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 121 - -
Population 685 368 317
Child (0-6) 113 61 52
Schedule Caste 27 13 14
Schedule Tribe 5 1 4
Literacy 48.78 % 65.15 % 29.81 %
Total Workers 375 196 179
Main Worker 67 0 0
Marginal Worker 308 156 152

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.94 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.73 % of total population in Chingnana village.

Work Profile

In Chingnana village out of total population, 375 were engaged in work activities. 17.87 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 82.13 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 375 workers engaged in Main Work, 38 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