Kukarwas Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Kukarwas is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 50 families residing. The Kukarwas village has population of 246 of which 127 are males while 119 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kukarwas village population of children with age 0-6 is 48 which makes up 19.51 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kukarwas village is 937 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Kukarwas as per census is 846, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Kukarwas village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Kukarwas village was 60.61 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Kukarwas Male literacy stands at 81.19 % while female literacy rate was 39.18 %.

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

Kukarwas Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 50 - -
Population 246 127 119
Child (0-6) 48 26 22
Schedule Caste 4 2 2
Schedule Tribe 22 10 12
Literacy 60.61 % 81.19 % 39.18 %
Total Workers 147 75 72
Main Worker 37 0 0
Marginal Worker 110 45 65

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 8.94 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.63 % of total population in Kukarwas village.

Work Profile

In Kukarwas village out of total population, 147 were engaged in work activities. 25.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 74.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 147 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 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