Salna Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Salna is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 127 families residing. The Salna village has population of 693 of which 346 are males while 347 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salna village population of children with age 0-6 is 78 which makes up 11.26 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salna village is 1003 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Salna as per census is 1294, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Salna village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Salna village was 68.29 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Salna Male literacy stands at 81.73 % while female literacy rate was 54.46 %.

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

Salna Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 127 - -
Population 693 346 347
Child (0-6) 78 34 44
Schedule Caste 8 4 4
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 68.29 % 81.73 % 54.46 %
Total Workers 348 186 162
Main Worker 123 0 0
Marginal Worker 225 71 154

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.15 % of total population in Salna village. The village Salna currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Salna village out of total population, 348 were engaged in work activities. 35.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 348 workers engaged in Main Work, 18 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 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