Pora Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Pora is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 106 families residing. The Pora village has population of 497 of which 243 are males while 254 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pora village population of children with age 0-6 is 112 which makes up 22.54 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pora village is 1045 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Pora as per census is 1196, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Pora village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Pora village was 18.96 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Pora Male literacy stands at 27.08 % while female literacy rate was 10.88 %.

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

Pora Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 106 - -
Population 497 243 254
Child (0-6) 112 51 61
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 426 208 218
Literacy 18.96 % 27.08 % 10.88 %
Total Workers 124 115 9
Main Worker 86 0 0
Marginal Worker 38 35 3

Caste Factor

In Pora village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 85.71 % of total population in Pora village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Pora village of Kishtwar.

Work Profile

In Pora village out of total population, 124 were engaged in work activities. 69.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 124 workers engaged in Main Work, 42 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 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