Damji Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Damji is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 54 families residing. The Damji village has population of 360 of which 194 are males while 166 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Damji village population of children with age 0-6 is 39 which makes up 10.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Damji village is 856 which is lower than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Damji as per census is 1167, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Damji village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Damji village was 50.47 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Damji Male literacy stands at 63.64 % while female literacy rate was 34.48 %.

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

Damji Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 54 - -
Population 360 194 166
Child (0-6) 39 18 21
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 50.47 % 63.64 % 34.48 %
Total Workers 89 76 13
Main Worker 32 0 0
Marginal Worker 57 47 10

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Damji village of Kishtwar district.

Work Profile

In Damji village out of total population, 89 were engaged in work activities. 35.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 89 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 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