Dhandal is a village placed in Bhagwah Block of Doda district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned in rural region of Doda district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 10 villages of Bhagwah Block of Doda district. According to the administration register, the village number of Dhandal is 4116. The village has 1483 homes.
According to Census 2011, Dhandal's population is 7906. Out of this, 4197 are males while the females count 3709 here. This village has 1609 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 806 are boys and 803 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dhandal village is 44%. 3489 out of total 7906 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 56% as 2388 males out of total 4197 are literate however female literacy rate is 29% as 1101 out of total 3709 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Dhandal village is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 4417 out of total 7906 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 43% as 1809 males out of total 4197 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 70% and 2608 out of total 3709 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Dhandal village is 2569 while 5337 are non-working. And out of 2569 occupied person 584 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.