Jirwar Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Jirwar is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 60 families residing. The Jirwar village has population of 403 of which 193 are males while 210 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jirwar village population of children with age 0-6 is 77 which makes up 19.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jirwar village is 1088 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Jirwar as per census is 1406, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Jirwar village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Jirwar village was 61.96 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Jirwar Male literacy stands at 83.23 % while female literacy rate was 41.21 %.

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

Jirwar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 60 - -
Population 403 193 210
Child (0-6) 77 32 45
Schedule Caste 25 11 14
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 61.96 % 83.23 % 41.21 %
Total Workers 110 88 22
Main Worker 27 0 0
Marginal Worker 83 63 20

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.20 % of total population in Jirwar village. The village Jirwar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jirwar village out of total population, 110 were engaged in work activities. 24.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 110 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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