Khemakhungiu Village, with population of 142 is Nubra sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Nubra sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Khemakhungiu village is 1 km2 and it is the 13th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 133 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Khemakhungiu 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 45 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 110 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 142 people, among them 63 (44%) are male and 79 (56%) are female. and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khemakhungiu village is 11%, among them 38% are boys and 63% are girls. There are 38 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khemakhungiu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 142 0 0 142 16
Male 63 0 0 63 6
Female 79 0 0 79 10

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -30% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 203. Female population growth rate of the village is -30.7% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of -29.2%.; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -26.8% and child population has decreased by -30.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khemakhungiu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -30% -100% 0% -26.8% -30.4%
Male -29.2% -100% 0% -24.1% -50%
Female -30.7% -100% 0% -28.8% -9.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1254 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1254. There are 1667 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 750 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khemakhungiu

Total General SC ST Child
Change -27 -500 0 -83 750
2011 1254 0 0 1254 1667
2001 1281 500 0 1337 917

Literacy

Total 66 people in the village are literate, among them 42 are male and 24 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khemakhungiu is 52%. 74% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone down by -6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khemakhungiu

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 17.9% -6.0%
2011 52.4% 73.7% 34.8%
2001 47.2% 55.8% 40.8%

Workers profile

Khemakhungiu has 76% (108) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 79% male and 73% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 27% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 35% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khemakhungiu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 76.1% 44.4% 31.7% 23.9%
Male 79.4% 52.4% 27% 20.6%
Female 73.4% 38% 35.4% 26.6%