Lakjung Village, with population of 514 is Nubra sub district's the 15th least populous village, located in Nubra sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Lakjung village is 3 km2 and it is the 11th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 152 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Lakjung village to Leh is 115 km. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Nubre is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 115 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 514 people, among them 226 (44%) are male and 288 (56%) are female. 0% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lakjung village is 11%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 105 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lakjung

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 514 1 2 511 57
Male 226 1 2 223 28
Female 288 0 0 288 29

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -0.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 517. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.7% which is 31.4% higher than male population growth rate of -15.7%. General caste population has decreased by -94.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.4% and child population has increased by 18.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lakjung

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -0.6% -94.4% 0% 2.4% 18.8%
Male -15.7% -90% 0% -13.6% 40%
Female 15.7% -100% 0% 19.5% 3.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1274 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1291. There are 1036 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 345 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 364 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lakjung

Total General SC ST Child
Change 345 -800 0 357 -364
2011 1274 0 0 1291 1036
2001 929 800 0 934 1400

Literacy

Total 277 people in the village are literate, among them 139 are male and 138 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lakjung is 61%. 70% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lakjung

Total Male Female
Change 11.1% 11.3% 14.4%
2011 60.6% 70.2% 53.3%
2001 49.5% 58.9% 38.9%

Workers profile

Lakjung has 39% (201) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 20% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 40% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lakjung

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.1% 20.8% 18.3% 60.9%
Male 63.3% 23% 40.3% 36.7%
Female 20.1% 19.1% 1% 79.9%