Kishtwar is one of 22 districts located in northern Indian state Jammu & Kashmir. There are total 8 blocks which comes under Kishtwar district, and there are total 157 villages which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Kishtwar district is 18 and number of houses in this district is 42499.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 215831. Out of total 215831, male population count is 111986, where as female population count is 103845 in Kishtwar.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 37769 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 37769 children 19608 are boys and 18161 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Kishtwar district is 44%. 96112 out of total 215831 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 55% and 61934 males are literate out of total 111986 male population, where as female literacy rate is 67% and 34178 out of total 103845 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Kishtwar district is 55%. 119719 out of total 215831 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 44% and 50052 males are illiterate out of total 111986 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 67% and 69667 out of total 103845 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Kishtwar district is 78096 and non-working population is 137735 and out of 78096 working population 19176 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.