Digger Village, with population of 192 is Nubra sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Nubra sub district of Leh(Ladakh) district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Digger village is 1 km2 and it is the 6th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 270 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Leh and distance from Digger village to Leh is 110 km. The village comes under N.a. panchayat. Nubra is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 62 km. District head quarter of the village is Leh which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 192 people, among them 86 (45%) are male and 106 (55%) are female. and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Digger village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 53 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Digger

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 192 0 0 192 23
Male 86 0 0 86 12
Female 106 0 0 106 11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1233 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1233. There are 917 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 77 people in the village are literate, among them 32 are male and 45 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Digger is 46%. 43% of male and 47% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Digger has 62% (119) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 60% female population are working population. 12% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 52% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 58% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Digger

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 62 7 55 38
Male 64 12 52 36
Female 60 3 58 40