Chulungkha Village, with population of 516 is Nubra sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Nubra sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Chulungkha village to Leh is 10 km. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Nubra is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 80 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 198 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 516 people, among them 403 (78%) are male and 113 (22%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 43% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chulungkha village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 42 households in the village and an average 12 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chulungkha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 516 240 53 223 44
Male 403 240 53 110 22
Female 113 0 0 113 22

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 101.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 256. Female population growth rate of the village is -15.7% which is -246% lower than male population growth rate of 230.3%.; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -12.9% and child population has decreased by -17% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chulungkha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 101.6% 0% 0% -12.9% -17%
Male 230.3% 0% 0% -9.8% -4.3%
Female -15.7% 0% 0% -15.7% -26.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 280 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1027. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 818 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 304 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chulungkha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -818 0 0 -71 -304
2011 280 0 0 1027 1000
2001 1098 0 0 1098 1304

Literacy

Total 430 people in the village are literate, among them 372 are male and 58 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chulungkha is 91%. 98% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chulungkha

Total Male Female
Change 26.6% 15.8% 15.6%
2011 91.1% 97.6% 63.7%
2001 64.5% 81.8% 48.1%

Workers profile

Chulungkha has 70% (362) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 86% male and 12% female population are working population. 85% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chulungkha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 70.2% 68.4% 1.7% 29.8%
Male 86.4% 84.9% 1.5% 13.6%
Female 12.4% 9.7% 2.7% 87.6%