Darab Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Darab is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 170 families residing. The Darab village has population of 1002 of which 500 are males while 502 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Darab village population of children with age 0-6 is 134 which makes up 13.37 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Darab village is 1004 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Darab as per census is 971, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Darab village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Darab village was 57.49 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Darab Male literacy stands at 71.76 % while female literacy rate was 43.35 %.

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

Darab Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 170 - -
Population 1,002 500 502
Child (0-6) 134 68 66
Schedule Caste 516 251 265
Schedule Tribe 13 7 6
Literacy 57.49 % 71.76 % 43.35 %
Total Workers 255 235 20
Main Worker 242 0 0
Marginal Worker 13 6 7

Caste Factor

In Darab village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.50 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.30 % of total population in Darab village.

Work Profile

In Darab village out of total population, 255 were engaged in work activities. 94.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 255 workers engaged in Main Work, 141 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 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