Jogwan Village, with population of 1028 is Akhnoor sub district's the 76th most populous village, located in Akhnoor sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Jogwan village is 25 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 42 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khour and distance from Jogwan village to Khour is 25 km. Pin code of Jogwan village is 181204. The village comes under Bsrdoh panchayat. Akhnoor is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 50 km. District head quarter of the village is Jammu which is 80 km away. 11.15 square kilometer (45%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1028 people, among them 562 (55%) are male and 466 (45%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jogwan village is 14%, among them 64% are boys and 36% are girls. There are 232 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jogwan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,028 959 68 1 145
Male 562 520 41 1 93
Female 466 439 27 0 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 890. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.7% which is -9.1% lower than male population growth rate of 19.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 119.4% and child population has increased by 18.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jogwan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.5% 11.6% 119.4% 0% 18.9%
Male 19.8% 14.8% 156.3% 0% 43.1%
Female 10.7% 8.1% 80% 0% -8.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 829 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 844, in schedule caste is 659. There are 559 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 318 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jogwan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -69 -52 -279 0 -318
2011 829 844 659 0 559
2001 898 896 938 0 877

Literacy

Total 628 people in the village are literate, among them 387 are male and 241 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jogwan is 71%. 83% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jogwan

Total Male Female
Change 12.1% 10.0% 14.2%
2011 71.1% 82.5% 58.2%
2001 59% 72.5% 44%

Workers profile

Jogwan has 39% (400) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 26% female population are working population. 14% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 36% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jogwan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.9% 8.9% 30.1% 61.1%
Male 49.8% 14.1% 35.8% 50.2%
Female 25.8% 2.6% 23.2% 74.2%