Ashmuji Khalsa (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of 5567 is Kulgam sub district's the 2nd least populous municipal committee located in Kulgam sub district of Kulgam district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Ashmuji Khalsa (MC) municipal committee is 7 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 845 persons per km2. There are 5 wards in the city, among them Ashmuji Khalsa Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of 1504 and Ashmuji Khalsa Ward No 04 is the least populous ward with population of 706.

Nearest railway station is Wanpoh which is 11 km far from here. Kulgam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 5 km. District head quarter of the city is Kulgam which is 5 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 65 km far from here. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 33°C and minimum temperature goes down to -6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 5567 people, among them 2824 (51%) are male and 2743 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ashmuji Khalsa (MC) municipal committee is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1016 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ashmuji Khalsa (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,567 5,567 0 0 875
Male 2,824 2,824 0 0 476
Female 2,743 2,743 0 0 399

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 972.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ashmuji Khalsa (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,567 7 5,552 5 0 2 0 0 1
Male 2,824 5 2,816 2 0 1 0 0 0
Female 2,743 2 2,736 3 0 1 0 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 971,. There are 838 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total 3163 people in the city are literate, among them 1847 are male and 1316 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ashmuji Khalsa (MC) is 67%. 79% of male and 56% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Ashmuji Khalsa (MC) has 34% (1911) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 19% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ashmuji Khalsa (MC)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.3% 15.7% 18.6% 65.7%
Male 49.5% 28.1% 21.4% 50.5%
Female 18.7% 3% 15.7% 81.3%