Nubra Tahsil, with population of about 22 thousand is Leh(Ladakh) district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Leh(Ladakh) district of the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. There are 28 villages in the sub district, among them Partap Pore is the most populous village with population of 3561 and Hundar Dok is the least populous village with population of 95. Khemi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 43 km2 and Hundri is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (61%) are male and 8693 (39%) are female. 26% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 73% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nubra tahsil is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3606 households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Nubra tahsil live in the Nubra Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nubra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,433 5,911 67 16,455 2,320
Male 13,740 5,741 67 7,932 1,187
Female 8,693 170 0 8,523 1,133

Most populated Villages in Nubra

Villages
Name Population
Partap Pore 3561
Turtok 3371
Bogdang 1988
Diskit 1760
Panamic 1478
Hundar 1179
Taksi 886
Tiggar 859
Kubed 824
Chamshan Charasa 717

Religion wise distribution of population

Buddhists contribute 47% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 33% of the total population and Hindus are the third largest religious community here with 19% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Buddhists are 979 in Muslims are 805 and in Hindus are 27.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nubra

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 22,433 4,157 7,404 77 65 10,640 8 0 82
Male 13,740 4,048 4,101 66 64 5,377 3 0 81
Female 8,693 109 3,303 11 1 5,263 5 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -80.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -83.6% which is -5% lower than male population growth rate of -78.6%. General caste population has decreased by -71.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -89.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -82.9% and child population has decreased by -81.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nubra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -80.9% -71.1% -89.2% -82.9% -81.8%
Male -78.6% -59.4% -88.2% -84% -81.8%
Female -83.6% -97.3% -100% -81.7% -81.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 633 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 30, and in schedule tribe is 1075. There are 955 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 190 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nubra

Total General SC ST Child
Change -190 -416 -92 136 0
2011 633 30 0 1075 955
2001 823 446 92 939 955

Villages with highest sex ratio in Nubra

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Khalsar 1649
Tangyar 1329
Skuru 1300
Lakjung 1274
Khemakhungiu 1254
Digger 1233
Hundri 1204
Tiggar 1164
Hundar 1151
Kubed 1140

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 3848 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nubra is 72%. 85% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nubra

Total Male Female
Change 6.8% 9.2% -1.8%
2011 72.1% 84.8% 50.9%
2001 65.3% 75.6% 52.7%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Nubra

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Partap Pore 95
Chulungkha 91
Turtok 83
Panamic 80
Diskit 77
Sumoor 66
Taksi 65
Bogdang 65
Khemi 65
Thanga Chathang 63

Workers profile

Nubra has 63% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 72% male and 48% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nubra

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 62.8% 41.8% 20.9% 37.2%
Male 71.9% 56.1% 15.8% 28.1%
Female 48.3% 19.3% 29% 51.7%

Biggest Villages in Nubra

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Khemi 43.1
Panamic 28.3
Chamshan Charasa 27.6
Kubed 19.6
Tiggar 8.2
Khardong 5.9
Diskit 5
Hundar 4.1
Udmaru 3.6
Terchey 3.4