Potha Kandial Population - Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

Potha Kandial is a medium size village located in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 119 families residing. The Potha Kandial village has population of 523 of which 271 are males while 252 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Potha Kandial village population of children with age 0-6 is 77 which makes up 14.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Potha Kandial village is 930 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Potha Kandial as per census is 711, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Potha Kandial village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Potha Kandial village was 75.11 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Potha Kandial Male literacy stands at 85.40 % while female literacy rate was 64.55 %.

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

Potha Kandial Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 119 - -
Population 523 271 252
Child (0-6) 77 45 32
Schedule Caste 371 191 180
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 75.11 % 85.40 % 64.55 %
Total Workers 410 212 198
Main Worker 65 - -
Marginal Worker 345 156 189

Caste Factor

In Potha Kandial village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 70.94 % of total population in Potha Kandial village. The village Potha Kandial currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Potha Kandial village out of total population, 410 were engaged in work activities. 15.85 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 84.15 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 410 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