Chigial Population - Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

Chigial is a medium size village located in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 58 families residing. The Chigial village has population of 340 of which 167 are males while 173 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chigial village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 15.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chigial village is 1036 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Chigial as per census is 1737, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Chigial village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Chigial village was 75.35 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Chigial Male literacy stands at 85.14 % while female literacy rate was 65.00 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chigial 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 Chigial village.

Chigial Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 58 - -
Population 340 167 173
Child (0-6) 52 19 33
Schedule Caste 13 5 8
Schedule Tribe 31 17 14
Literacy 75.35 % 85.14 % 65.00 %
Total Workers 99 95 4
Main Worker 39 - -
Marginal Worker 60 59 1

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 9.12 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.82 % of total population in Chigial village.

Work Profile

In Chigial village out of total population, 99 were engaged in work activities. 39.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 99 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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