Badhat Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Badhat is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 164 families residing. The Badhat village has population of 924 of which 465 are males while 459 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Badhat village population of children with age 0-6 is 158 which makes up 17.10 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Badhat village is 987 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Badhat as per census is 1257, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Badhat village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Badhat village was 61.62 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Badhat Male literacy stands at 73.42 % while female literacy rate was 49.06 %.

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

Badhat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 164 - -
Population 924 465 459
Child (0-6) 158 70 88
Schedule Caste 406 195 211
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 61.62 % 73.42 % 49.06 %
Total Workers 493 269 224
Main Worker 102 0 0
Marginal Worker 391 169 222

Caste Factor

In Badhat village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.94 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Badhat village.

Work Profile

In Badhat village out of total population, 493 were engaged in work activities. 20.69 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 79.31 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 493 workers engaged in Main Work, 66 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 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