Shaja is a village positioned in Doda Block of Doda district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned in rural area of Doda district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 62 villages of Doda Block of Doda district. As per the administration records, the village code of Shaja is 4200. The village has 128 homes.
According to Census 2011, Shaja's population is 499. Out of this, 245 are males whereas the females count 254 here. This village has 72 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 33 are boys and 39 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shaja village is 65%. 325 out of total 499 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 76% as 187 males out of total 245 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 54% as 138 out of total 254 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Shaja village is 34%. Here 174 out of total 499 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 58 males out of total 245 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 116 out of total 254 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Shaja village is 129 whereas 370 are non-working. And out of 129 employed people 2 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.