Phuktse Village, with population of 316 is Leh sub district's the 22nd least populous village, located in Leh sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Phuktse village is 1 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 266 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Phuktse village to Leh is 70 km. Pin code of Phuktse village is 194201. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Leh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 70 km away.


The village is home to 316 people, among them 142 (45%) are male and 174 (55%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Phuktse village is 14%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 60 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Phuktse

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 316 4 0 312 45
Male 142 3 0 139 19
Female 174 1 0 173 26

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1225 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 333, and in schedule tribe is 1245. There are 1368 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 154 people in the village are literate, among them 92 are male and 62 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phuktse is 57%. 75% of male and 42% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Phuktse has 59% (188) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 60% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 51% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phuktse

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 60 43 17 41
Male 59 33 25 42
Female 60 51 9 40