Neejo Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Neejo is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 147 families residing. The Neejo village has population of 796 of which 414 are males while 382 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Neejo village population of children with age 0-6 is 143 which makes up 17.96 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Neejo village is 923 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Neejo as per census is 663, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Neejo village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Neejo village was 41.50 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Neejo Male literacy stands at 53.05 % while female literacy rate was 29.85 %.

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

Neejo Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 147 - -
Population 796 414 382
Child (0-6) 143 86 57
Schedule Caste 409 216 193
Schedule Tribe 111 62 49
Literacy 41.50 % 53.05 % 29.85 %
Total Workers 379 190 189
Main Worker 94 0 0
Marginal Worker 285 106 179

Caste Factor

In Neejo village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.38 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.94 % of total population in Neejo village.

Work Profile

In Neejo village out of total population, 379 were engaged in work activities. 24.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 379 workers engaged in Main Work, 46 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 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