Khalsar Village, with population of 98 is Nubra sub district's the 2nd least populous village, located in Nubra sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Khalsar village is 1 km2 and it is the 15th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 85 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Khalsar village to Leh is 120 km. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Nubra is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 96 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 98 people, among them 37 (38%) are male and 61 (62%) are female. and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khalsar village is 13%, among them 8% are boys and 92% are girls. There are 22 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khalsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 98 0 0 98 13
Male 37 0 0 37 1
Female 61 0 0 61 12

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -51% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 200. Female population growth rate of the village is -35.8% which is 29% higher than male population growth rate of -64.8%.; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -48.4% and child population has decreased by -53.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khalsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -51% -100% 0% -48.4% -53.6%
Male -64.8% -100% 0% -63% -94.1%
Female -35.8% -100% 0% -32.2% 9.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1649 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1649. There are 12000 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 744 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 11353 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khalsar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 744 -1000 0 749 11353
2011 1649 0 0 1649 12000
2001 905 1000 0 900 647

Literacy

Total 38 people in the village are literate, among them 19 are male and 19 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khalsar is 45%. 53% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -8%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khalsar

Total Male Female
Change -8.2% -1.7% -12.4%
2011 44.7% 52.8% 38.8%
2001 52.9% 54.5% 51.2%

Workers profile

Khalsar has 76% (74) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 95% male and 64% female population are working population. 78% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 62% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khalsar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 75.5% 68.4% 7.1% 24.5%
Male 94.6% 78.4% 16.2% 5.4%
Female 63.9% 62.3% 1.6% 36.1%