Durbok Village, with population of 852 is Leh sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Leh sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Durbok village is 9 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 99 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Durbok village to Leh is 110 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Durbok village is 194101. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Leh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 118 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 118 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 852 people, among them 416 (49%) are male and 436 (51%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Durbok village is 10%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 160 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Durbok

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 852 6 0 846 85
Male 416 2 0 414 40
Female 436 4 0 432 45

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 771. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.8% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 9.2%. General caste population has decreased by -62.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.1% and child population has increased by 3.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Durbok

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.5% -62.5% 0% 12.1% 3.7%
Male 9.2% -83.3% 0% 12.2% 21.2%
Female 11.8% 0% 0% 11.9% -8.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1048 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 2000, and in schedule tribe is 1043. There are 1125 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 360 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Durbok

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 1667 0 -3 -360
2011 1048 2000 0 1043 1125
2001 1024 333 0 1046 1485

Literacy

Total 511 people in the village are literate, among them 298 are male and 213 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Durbok is 67%. 79% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Durbok

Total Male Female
Change 12.2% 8.9% 16.4%
2011 66.6% 79.3% 54.5%
2001 54.4% 70.4% 38.1%

Workers profile

Durbok has 59% (502) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 52% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Durbok

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58.9% 35.6% 23.4% 41.1%
Male 65.9% 48.1% 17.8% 34.1%
Female 52.3% 23.6% 28.7% 47.7%