Kargil Census 2011

District : Kargil
State : Jammu & Kashmir
Population 143,388
Population Density 10 Persons/sq.Km.
Male Population 80,791
Female Population 62,597
Sex-Ratio 775
Total Literacy rate 74 %
Male Literacy Rate 87 %
Female Literacy Rate 58 %
Area (square Kilometer) 14,036



Kargil, Jammu & Kashmir

Population of Kargil

Kargil district is located in Jammu & Kashmir . Population of Kargil district is 143388 as per Census 2011. Kargil is 22th most Populous district out of total 22 districts in Jammu & Kashmir and it is 603th most Populous district in India.The population density of Kargil is 10 Persons per square Km.It is 21th most densely populated out of 22 districts in Jammu & Kashmir and it is 633th most densely populated district out of total 640 districts in india.

Literacy rate of Kargil

Total Literacy rate of Kargil is 74.49%. This means 74.49 out of 100 persons of age more than 6 years are literate. It is ranked 4 in terms of literacy rate out of total 22 districts of Jammu & Kashmir and 603 out of total 640 districts of India. Male Literacy of Kargil is 86.73% while female literacy stands at 58.05%.
Note: Serchhip district(98.76%) in Mizoram has highest literacy rate and Alirajpur district(37.2%) of Madhya Pradesh has the lowest literacy rate in India.

Sex-Ratio of Kargil

Sex-ratio of Kargil is 774.8016487 female per thousand male.
Note : Highest Sex-ratio of india is of Puducherry (1176) while lowest being from Daman district (533).
Note:All the details are as of Census 2011.

Area of Kargil

Area of Kargil is 14036 Sq. Km. It is 2th largest district in Jammu & Kashmir and 25th largest in India in terms of total area.
Note: Kutch district(45441 sq.km) of Gujarat is the largest and Mahe district(9 sq km) of Puducherry is the smallest district in India.