Kotha Population - Jalandhar, Punjab

Kotha is a medium size village located in Shahkot Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 115 families residing. The Kotha village has population of 583 of which 298 are males while 285 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kotha village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 8.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kotha village is 956 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Kotha as per census is 857, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Kotha village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Kotha village was 54.80 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Kotha Male literacy stands at 56.67 % while female literacy rate was 52.87 %.

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

Kotha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 115 - -
Population 583 298 285
Child (0-6) 52 28 24
Schedule Caste 282 140 142
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 54.80 % 56.67 % 52.87 %
Total Workers 266 178 88
Main Worker 206 44,672 0
Marginal Worker 60 5 55

Caste Factor

In Kotha village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.37 % of total population in Kotha village. The village Kotha currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kotha village out of total population, 266 were engaged in work activities. 77.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 266 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 100 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