Chandna Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Chandna is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 60 families residing. The Chandna village has population of 372 of which 201 are males while 171 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chandna village population of children with age 0-6 is 88 which makes up 23.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chandna village is 851 which is lower than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Chandna as per census is 833, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Chandna village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Chandna village was 50.70 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Chandna Male literacy stands at 60.13 % while female literacy rate was 39.69 %.

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

Chandna Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 60 - -
Population 372 201 171
Child (0-6) 88 48 40
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 112 56 56
Literacy 50.70 % 60.13 % 39.69 %
Total Workers 115 90 25
Main Worker 112 0 0
Marginal Worker 3 3 0

Caste Factor

Chandna village of Kishtwar has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 30.11 % of total population in Chandna village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Chandna village of Kishtwar.

Work Profile

In Chandna village out of total population, 115 were engaged in work activities. 97.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 115 workers engaged in Main Work, 101 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