Chamoti Population - Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir

Chamoti is a medium size village located in Kishtwar of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 271 families residing. The Chamoti village has population of 1444 of which 735 are males while 709 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chamoti village population of children with age 0-6 is 174 which makes up 12.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chamoti village is 965 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Chamoti as per census is 1320, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Chamoti village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Chamoti village was 25.83 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Chamoti Male literacy stands at 32.88 % while female literacy rate was 18.20 %.

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

Chamoti Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 271 - -
Population 1,444 735 709
Child (0-6) 174 75 99
Schedule Caste 6 4 2
Schedule Tribe 950 484 466
Literacy 25.83 % 32.88 % 18.20 %
Total Workers 774 425 349
Main Worker 303 0 0
Marginal Worker 471 224 247

Caste Factor

In Chamoti village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 65.79 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.42 % of total population in Chamoti village.

Work Profile

In Chamoti village out of total population, 774 were engaged in work activities. 39.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 774 workers engaged in Main Work, 186 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 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