Karool is a large village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 839 families residing. The Karool village has population of 4145 of which 2189 are males while 1956 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Karool village population of children with age 0-6 is 751 which makes up 18.12 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karool village is 894 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Karool as per census is 859, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.
Karool village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Karool village was 46.85 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Karool Male literacy stands at 56.97 % while female literacy rate was 35.61 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Karool village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
|Total No. of Houses
In Karool village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 37.66 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 11.24 % of total population in Karool village.
In Karool village out of total population, 1631 were engaged in work activities. 85.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1631 workers engaged in Main Work, 793 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25 were Agricultural labourer.