Chak Skandar Population - Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

Chak Skandar is a medium size village located in Akhnoor Tehsil of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 50 families residing. The Chak Skandar village has population of 248 of which 120 are males while 128 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chak Skandar village population of children with age 0-6 is 32 which makes up 12.90 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chak Skandar village is 1067 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Chak Skandar as per census is 1286, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Chak Skandar village has higher literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Chak Skandar village was 76.39 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Chak Skandar Male literacy stands at 83.96 % while female literacy rate was 69.09 %.

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

Chak Skandar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 50 - -
Population 248 120 128
Child (0-6) 32 14 18
Schedule Caste 161 79 82
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 76.39 % 83.96 % 69.09 %
Total Workers 47 43 4
Main Worker 18 - -
Marginal Worker 29 26 3

Caste Factor

In Chak Skandar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 64.92 % of total population in Chak Skandar village. The village Chak Skandar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chak Skandar village out of total population, 47 were engaged in work activities. 38.30 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.70 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 47 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 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