Duga Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Duga is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 178 families residing. The Duga village has population of 922 of which 465 are males while 457 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Duga village population of children with age 0-6 is 142 which makes up 15.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Duga village is 983 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Duga as per census is 868, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Duga village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Duga village was 69.49 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Duga Male literacy stands at 80.21 % while female literacy rate was 58.82 %.

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

Duga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 178 - -
Population 922 465 457
Child (0-6) 142 76 66
Schedule Caste 17 7 10
Schedule Tribe 302 155 147
Literacy 69.49 % 80.21 % 58.82 %
Total Workers 306 202 104
Main Worker 96 0 0
Marginal Worker 210 133 77

Caste Factor

Duga village of Kishtwar has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 32.75 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.84 % of total population in Duga village.

Work Profile

In Duga village out of total population, 306 were engaged in work activities. 31.37 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.63 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 306 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