Sumbal Bala is a village placed in Kangan Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned in rural region of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 39 villages of Kangan Block of Ganderbal district. As per the administration records, the village number of Sumbal Bala is 2917. The village has 356 homes.
According to Census 2011, Sumbal Bala's population is 2415. Out of this, 1232 are males whereas the females count 1183 here. This village has 483 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 290 are boys and 193 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sumbal Bala village is 41%. 1001 out of total 2415 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 48% as 595 males out of total 1232 are educated while female literacy rate is 34% as 406 out of total 1183 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Sumbal Bala village is shockingly high -- 58%. Here 1414 out of total 2415 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 51% as 637 males out of total 1232 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 777 out of total 1183 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Sumbal Bala village is 547 still 1868 are un-employed. And out of 547 working people 8 persons are totally dependent on farming.