Janwas Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Janwas is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 204 families residing. The Janwas village has population of 1117 of which 580 are males while 537 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Janwas village population of children with age 0-6 is 137 which makes up 12.26 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Janwas village is 926 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Janwas as per census is 930, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Janwas village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Janwas village was 63.37 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Janwas Male literacy stands at 76.23 % while female literacy rate was 49.47 %.

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

Janwas Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 204 - -
Population 1,117 580 537
Child (0-6) 137 71 66
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 168 85 83
Literacy 63.37 % 76.23 % 49.47 %
Total Workers 437 284 153
Main Worker 363 0 0
Marginal Worker 74 45 29

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 15.04 % of total population in Janwas village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Janwas village of Kishtwar.

Work Profile

In Janwas village out of total population, 437 were engaged in work activities. 83.07 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.93 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 437 workers engaged in Main Work, 179 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 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