Gagian is a medium size village located in Ranbir Singh Pora Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 374 families residing. The Gagian village has population of 1818 of which 947 are males while 871 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Gagian village population of children with age 0-6 is 161 which makes up 8.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gagian village is 920 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Gagian as per census is 809, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.
Gagian village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Gagian village was 83.77 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Gagian Male literacy stands at 90.56 % while female literacy rate was 76.47 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gagian village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Gagian village.
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In Gagian village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.34 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.24 % of total population in Gagian village.
In Gagian village out of total population, 522 were engaged in work activities. 90.42 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.58 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 522 workers engaged in Main Work, 39 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.