Fiang Village, with population of 2036 is Leh sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Leh sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Fiang village is 6 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 370 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Fiang village to Leh is 26 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Fiang village is 194101. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Leh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2036 people, among them 1064 (52%) are male and 972 (48%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Fiang village is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 352 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Fiang

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,036 38 0 1,998 229
Male 1,064 21 0 1,043 124
Female 972 17 0 955 105

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1970. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.7% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of 0.5%. General caste population has increased by 153.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.2% and child population has increased by 36.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Fiang

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.4% 153.3% 0% 2.2% 36.3%
Male 0.5% 162.5% 0% -0.8% 49.4%
Female 6.7% 142.9% 0% 5.6% 23.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 914 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 810, and in schedule tribe is 916. There are 847 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 177 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Fiang

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 -65 0 56 -177
2011 914 810 0 916 847
2001 860 875 0 860 1024

Literacy

Total 1362 people in the village are literate, among them 789 are male and 573 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Fiang is 75%. 84% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Fiang

Total Male Female
Change 1.1% -2.2% 5.7%
2011 75.4% 83.9% 66.1%
2001 74.3% 86.1% 60.4%

Workers profile

Fiang has 35% (713) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 28% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Fiang

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35% 26.3% 8.7% 65%
Male 41.3% 32.7% 8.6% 58.7%
Female 28.2% 19.3% 8.8% 71.8%