Leh Census 2011

District : Leh
State : Jammu & Kashmir
Population 147,104
Population Density 3 Persons/sq.Km.
Male Population 92,907
Female Population 54,197
Sex-Ratio 583
Total Literacy rate 80 %
Male Literacy Rate 89 %
Female Literacy Rate 65 %
Area (square Kilometer) 45,110



Leh, Jammu & Kashmir

Population of Leh

Leh district is located in Jammu & Kashmir . Population of Leh district is 147104 as per Census 2011. Leh is 21th most Populous district out of total 22 districts in Jammu & Kashmir and it is 599th most Populous district in India.The population density of Leh is 3 Persons per square Km.It is 22th most densely populated out of 22 districts in Jammu & Kashmir and it is 636th most densely populated district out of total 640 districts in india.

Literacy rate of Leh

Total Literacy rate of Leh is 80.48%. This means 80.48 out of 100 persons of age more than 6 years are literate. It is ranked 3 in terms of literacy rate out of total 22 districts of Jammu & Kashmir and 599 out of total 640 districts of India. Male Literacy of Leh is 89.39% while female literacy stands at 64.52%.
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 Leh

Sex-ratio of Leh is 583.3467876 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 Leh

Area of Leh is 45110 Sq. Km. It is 1th largest district in Jammu & Kashmir and 2th 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.