Kulgam is a Block situated in Kulgam district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural region of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 6 blocks of Kulgam district. According to the administration register, the block number of Kulgam is 96. The block has 71 villages and there are total 13590 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kulgam's population is 75558. Out of this, 38281 are males while the females count 37277 here. This block has 12127 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 6408 are boys and 5719 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kulgam block is 52%. 39454 out of total 75558 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 60% as 23236 males out of total 38281 are educated however female literacy rate is 43% as 16218 out of total 37277 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Kulgam block is 47%. Here 36104 out of total 75558 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 15045 males out of total 38281 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 56% and 21059 out of total 37277 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Kulgam block is 29811 however 45747 are non-working. And out of 29811 employed individual 7038 individuals are completely reliant on farming.