Saboo Village, with population of 1233 is Leh sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Leh sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Saboo village is 3 km2 and it is the 16th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 355 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Saboo village to Leh is 9 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Saboo village is 194104. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Leh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 9 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1233 people, among them 609 (49%) are male and 624 (51%) are female. 0% of the whole population are from general caste and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saboo village is 10%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 259 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saboo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,233 5 0 1,228 127
Male 609 5 0 604 76
Female 624 0 0 624 51

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -26.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1680. Female population growth rate of the village is -24.5% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of -28.6%. General caste population has decreased by -91.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -24.2% and child population has decreased by -19.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saboo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -26.6% -91.8% 0% -24.2% -19.1%
Male -28.6% -88.1% 0% -25.5% -9.5%
Female -24.5% -100% 0% -22.8% -30.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1033. There are 671 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 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 198 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saboo

Total General SC ST Child
Change 55 -452 0 37 -198
2011 1025 0 0 1033 671
2001 970 452 0 996 869

Literacy

Total 926 people in the village are literate, among them 497 are male and 429 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saboo is 84%. 93% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saboo

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 8.9% 7.9%
2011 83.7% 93.2% 74.9%
2001 75.7% 84.3% 67%

Workers profile

Saboo has 56% (690) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 56% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saboo

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 56% 46.6% 9.4% 44%
Male 55.5% 48.8% 6.7% 44.5%
Female 56.4% 44.4% 12% 43.6%