Akhal is a village situated in Kangan Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural area of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 39 villages of Kangan Block of Ganderbal district. As per the administration records, the village code of Akhal is 2905. The village has 715 houses.
According to Census 2011, Akhal's population is 4053. Out of this, 2120 are males whereas the females count 1933 here. This village has 660 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 339 are boys and 321 are girls.
Literacy rate in Akhal village is 51%. 2094 out of total 4053 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 61% as 1310 males out of total 2120 are educated while female literacy rate is 40% as 784 out of total 1933 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Akhal village is 48%. Here 1959 out of total 4053 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 810 males out of total 2120 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 59% and 1149 out of total 1933 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Akhal village is 1359 however 2694 are un-employed. And out of 1359 occupied individual 276 persons are fully reliant on farming.