Saranwan is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 248 families residing. The Saranwan village has population of 1343 of which 713 are males while 630 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Saranwan village population of children with age 0-6 is 219 which makes up 16.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Saranwan village is 884 which is lower than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Saranwan as per census is 921, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.
Saranwan village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Saranwan village was 40.93 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Saranwan Male literacy stands at 57.76 % while female literacy rate was 21.71 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Saranwan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 24.72 % of total population in Saranwan village.
There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Saranwan village of Kishtwar.
In Saranwan village out of total population, 699 were engaged in work activities. 88.84 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.16 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 699 workers engaged in Main Work, 368 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 206 were Agricultural labourer.