Kargil Tehsil Population - Kargil, Jammu & Kashmir

Kargil is a Tehsil located in Kargil district of Jammu & Kashmir. It is one of 3 Tehsils of Kargil district. There are 66 villages and 1 towns in Kargil Tehsil.

As per the Census India 2011, Kargil Tehsil has 10867 households, population of 86461 of which 49431 are males and 37030 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 11677 which is 13.51% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Kargil Tehsil is around 749 compared to 889 which is average of Jammu & Kashmir state. The literacy rate of Kargil Tehsil is 66.22% out of which 77.15% males are literate and 51.62% females are literate. The total area of Kargil is 84.16 sq.km with population density of 1027 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 81.1% of population lives in Urban area and 18.9% lives in Rural area. There are 0.02% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 83.49% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Kargil Tehsil.

Kargil Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total86461100%
Muslim6857879.32%
Hindu915710.59%
Buddhist68027.87%
Sikh11591.34%
Christian5050.58%
Religion not stated2450.28%
Jain140.02%
Other religions and persuasions10%

Kargil Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Number of households21918676
Total Population1633870123
Population (%)61.71%43.89%
Male Population1008239349
Female Population625630774
Sex Ratio621782
Literacy (%)75.53%64.05%

List of Cities in Kargil

Check out complete list of all town cities of Kargil in Kargil district, Jammu & Kashmir
TownPopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Kargil (MC)1633875.53%621

List of Villages in Kargil

Check out complete list of all villages of Kargil in Kargil district, Jammu & Kashmir
VillagePopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Rambirpur (Drass)839794.61%82
Choskar343056.5%991
Push Kum341965.75%862
Karkit237349.6%989
Minji233160.79%986
Yourbaltak217757.42%1003
Shakar192257.08%916
Akchamal190962.86%974
Wakhade177368.08%1033
Silmo162756.48%1019
Hagnis162465.33%913
Goshan148561.55%946
Hardas148063.51%1003
Staktse145359.67%964
Samrah144166.76%950
Malbekh139365.69%984
Biambiat139363.1%990
Garkon128750.66%944
Chiktan128559.77%935
Apati124551.49%910
Tronjen (Trankuchan)109461.06%996
Toumel108459.78%1041
Kharbu107465.36%898
Shilikchey100665.81%938
Chuliskambo98259.27%846
Bodhkharbu97064.33%936
Chokial96565.08%957
Kaksar95853.13%928
Chulichan91258.44%953
Shimsha79460.45%900
Yalboo76360.29%866
Pandras73168.4%874
Kuksho71852.65%894
Murad Bagh69166.57%1057
Lalung68548.61%963
Gindial67668.2%931
Safi63950.86%1016
Derchiks62451.92%944
Skambo62365.49%1029
Holiyal61556.91%847
Phoo61057.05%961
Mushku57259.44%1072
Barchey55551.35%961
Yogmakharbu55454.51%847
Khachey53565.98%1066
Karit52658.75%1023
Lamsusando52056.73%799
Matayan50054%1024
Shargol48667.28%848
Jusgund46762.53%1085
Tacha46748.18%1039
Sanjak41665.14%793
Thrangos41361.5%957
Lochum40552.84%966
Thasgam40055.5%887
Karamba39765.49%956
Kukste34956.45%907
Batambis33250.3%1037
Heniskot33056.67%886
Tingdo29258.56%872
Phultuks28061.79%1137
Darkiat25473.23%854
Poyan21654.63%1019
Nunamchey19957.29%990
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Kargil Population Facts

Number of Households10867
Population86461
Male Population49431 (57.17%)
Female Population37030 (42.83%)
Children Population11677
Area84.16 km2
Population density/km21027
Sex-ratio749
Literacy66.22%
Male Literacy77.15%
Female Literacy51.62%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %83.49%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %0.02%

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