Kalah Population - Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

Kalah is a medium size village located in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 222 families residing. The Kalah village has population of 958 of which 487 are males while 471 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kalah village population of children with age 0-6 is 124 which makes up 12.94 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kalah village is 967 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Kalah as per census is 699, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Kalah village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Kalah village was 66.43 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Kalah Male literacy stands at 77.29 % while female literacy rate was 55.71 %.

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

Kalah Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 222 - -
Population 958 487 471
Child (0-6) 124 73 51
Schedule Caste 5 2 3
Schedule Tribe 65 29 36
Literacy 66.43 % 77.29 % 55.71 %
Total Workers 285 255 30
Main Worker 222 - -
Marginal Worker 63 61 2

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 6.78 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.52 % of total population in Kalah village.

Work Profile

In Kalah village out of total population, 285 were engaged in work activities. 77.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 285 workers engaged in Main Work, 48 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