Urpash is a village positioned in Ganderbal Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Placed in rural region of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 25 villages of Ganderbal Block of Ganderbal district. According to the government register, the village number of Urpash is 2928. The village has 468 houses.
According to Census 2011, Urpash's population is 2745. Out of this, 1416 are males while the females count 1329 here. This village has 462 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 251 are boys and 211 are girls.
Literacy rate in Urpash village is 40%. 1117 out of total 2745 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 46% as 663 males out of total 1416 are educated however female literacy rate is 34% as 454 out of total 1329 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Urpash village is shockingly high -- 59%. Here 1628 out of total 2745 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 53% as 753 males out of total 1416 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 875 out of total 1329 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Urpash village is 920 while 1825 are non-working. And out of 920 working individual 102 peoples are totally dependent on farming.