Shalla Bug is a village positioned in Ganderbal Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural part of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 25 villages of Ganderbal Block of Ganderbal district. As per the government records, the village number of Shalla Bug is 2950. The village has 871 houses.
According to Census 2011, Shalla Bug's population is 5229. Out of this, 2644 are males whereas the females count 2585 here. This village has 780 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 403 are boys and 377 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shalla Bug village is 44%. 2314 out of total 5229 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 52% as 1375 males out of total 2644 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 36% as 939 out of total 2585 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Shalla Bug village is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 2915 out of total 5229 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 1269 males out of total 2644 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 63% and 1646 out of total 2585 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Shalla Bug village is 1906 still 3323 are non-working. And out of 1906 occupied person 40 individuals are completely dependent on farming.