Udhowal is a medium size village located in Nakodar Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 254 families residing. The Udhowal village has population of 1339 of which 671 are males while 668 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Udhowal village population of children with age 0-6 is 125 which makes up 9.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Udhowal village is 996 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Udhowal as per census is 1273, higher than Punjab average of 846.
Udhowal village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Udhowal village was 78.75 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Udhowal Male literacy stands at 82.63 % while female literacy rate was 74.75 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Udhowal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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In Udhowal village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.76 % of total population in Udhowal village.
The village Udhowal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Udhowal village out of total population, 398 were engaged in work activities. 77.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 398 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 110 were Agricultural labourer.