Ardhan is a medium size village located in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 140 families residing. The Ardhan village has population of 645 of which 351 are males while 294 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ardhan village population of children with age 0-6 is 77 which makes up 11.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ardhan village is 838 which is lower than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Ardhan as per census is 540, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.
Ardhan village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Ardhan village was 75.00 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Ardhan Male literacy stands at 83.06 % while female literacy rate was 65.92 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ardhan 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 Ardhan village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 5.74 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 2.95 % of total population in Ardhan village.
In Ardhan village out of total population, 243 were engaged in work activities. 35.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 243 workers engaged in Main Work, 42 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.