Khana Chorgol Village, with population of 4068 is Jammu sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Jammu sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Khana Chorgol village is 23 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 179 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jammu and distance from Khana Chorgol village to Jammu is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khana Chorgol village is 180017. The village comes under Khana Changol panchayat. Jammu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Jammu which is 20 km away. 1.82 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 4068 people, among them 2189 (54%) are male and 1879 (46%) are female. 44% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 28% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khana Chorgol village is 14%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 766 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khana Chorgol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,068 1,798 1,136 1,134 571
Male 2,189 979 616 594 332
Female 1,879 819 520 540 239

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3565. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.4% which is -5.2% lower than male population growth rate of 16.6%. General caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.3% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khana Chorgol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.1% 1.6% 18.7% 35.3% -3.9%
Male 16.6% 4.7% 19.6% 38.8% -2.4%
Female 11.4% -1.9% 17.6% 31.7% -5.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 858 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 837, in schedule caste is 844 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 720 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khana Chorgol

Total General SC ST Child
Change -40 -56 -14 -49 -27
2011 858 837 844 909 720
2001 898 893 858 958 747

Literacy

Total 2451 people in the village are literate, among them 1504 are male and 947 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khana Chorgol is 70%. 81% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khana Chorgol

Total Male Female
Change 14.2% 11.8% 16.0%
2011 70.1% 81% 57.7%
2001 55.9% 69.2% 41.7%

Workers profile

Khana Chorgol has 30% (1205) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 11% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khana Chorgol

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.6% 20.1% 9.6% 70.4%
Male 45.4% 30.8% 14.5% 54.6%
Female 11.3% 7.5% 3.8% 88.7%