Garh Population - Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

Garh is a medium size village located in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 39 families residing. The Garh village has population of 211 of which 108 are males while 103 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Garh village population of children with age 0-6 is 21 which makes up 9.95 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Garh village is 954 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Garh as per census is 615, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Garh village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Garh village was 82.63 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Garh Male literacy stands at 91.58 % while female literacy rate was 73.68 %.

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

Garh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 39 - -
Population 211 108 103
Child (0-6) 21 13 8
Schedule Caste 55 32 23
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 82.63 % 91.58 % 73.68 %
Total Workers 82 62 20
Main Worker 28 - -
Marginal Worker 54 38 16

Caste Factor

Garh village of Jammu has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.07 % of total population in Garh village. The village Garh currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Garh village out of total population, 82 were engaged in work activities. 34.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 82 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 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