Sharoti Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Sharoti is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 103 families residing. The Sharoti village has population of 554 of which 292 are males while 262 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sharoti village population of children with age 0-6 is 86 which makes up 15.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sharoti village is 897 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Sharoti as per census is 1048, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Sharoti village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Sharoti village was 57.91 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Sharoti Male literacy stands at 76.40 % while female literacy rate was 36.70 %.

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

Sharoti Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 103 - -
Population 554 292 262
Child (0-6) 86 42 44
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 37 22 15
Literacy 57.91 % 76.40 % 36.70 %
Total Workers 275 141 134
Main Worker 117 0 0
Marginal Worker 158 29 129

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 6.68 % of total population in Sharoti village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Sharoti village of Kishtwar.

Work Profile

In Sharoti village out of total population, 275 were engaged in work activities. 42.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 275 workers engaged in Main Work, 62 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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