Zalwah is a village located in Chadoora Block of Budgam district in Jammu & Kashmir. Placed in rural region of Budgam district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 48 villages of Chadoora Block of Budgam district. As per the administration records, the village number of Zalwah is 98745. The village has 137 homes.
According to Census 2011, Zalwah's population is 960. Out of this, 494 are males while the females count 466 here. This village has 174 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 99 are boys and 75 are girls.
Literacy rate in Zalwah village is 40%. 388 out of total 960 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 45% as 227 males out of total 494 are educated while female literacy rate is 34% as 161 out of total 466 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Zalwah village is shockingly high -- 59%. Here 572 out of total 960 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 54% as 267 males out of total 494 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 305 out of total 466 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Zalwah village is 234 yet 726 are un-employed. And out of 234 occupied people 31 peoples are fully reliant on agriculture.