Chak Kalu (CT) Census Town, with population of 4725 is Jammu sub district's the least populous census town located in Jammu sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Chak Kalu (CT) census town is 1 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3281 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Chak Kalu Ward No 01 and the population of Chak Kalu Ward No 01 is 4725.

Nearest railway station is Jammu which is 10 km far from here. Jammu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jammu which is 10 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 10 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 800.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2°C.


The census town is home to 4725 people, among them 3412 (72%) are male and 1313 (28%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chak Kalu (CT) census town is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 809 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chak Kalu (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,725 4,635 41 49 510
Male 3,412 3,336 34 42 274
Female 1,313 1,299 7 7 236

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Sikhs which contribute 11% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 5% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 379 in Sikhs are 450 and in Muslims are 366.

Religion wise population 2011 - Chak Kalu (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,725 3,941 220 52 503 4 1 0 4
Male 3,412 2,858 161 40 347 2 1 0 3
Female 1,313 1,083 59 12 156 2 0 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 385 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 389, in schedule caste is 206 and in schedule tribe is 167. There are 861 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total 4127 people in the census town are literate, among them 3109 are male and 1018 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chak Kalu (CT) is 98%. 99% of male and 95% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Chak Kalu (CT) has 58% (2756) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 78% male and 7% female population are working population. 78% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chak Kalu (CT)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58.3% 57.3% 1% 41.7%
Male 78.1% 77.8% 0.4% 21.9%
Female 6.9% 4.1% 2.7% 93.1%