Drabshalla is a Block placed in Kishtwar district in Jammu & Kashmir. Placed in rural region of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 8 blocks of Kishtwar district. As per the administration records, the block number of Drabshalla is 114. The block has 50 villages and there are total 8552 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Drabshalla's population is 45587. Out of this, 23574 are males while the females count 22013 here. This block has 8308 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 4264 are boys and 4044 are girls.
Literacy rate in Drabshalla block is 39%. 17878 out of total 45587 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 49% as 11719 males out of total 23574 are educated however female literacy rate is 27% as 6159 out of total 22013 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Drabshalla block is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 27709 out of total 45587 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 50% as 11855 males out of total 23574 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 72% and 15854 out of total 22013 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Drabshalla block is 19328 while 26259 are un-employed. And out of 19328 occupied individual 7022 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.