Kangan is a village placed in Kangan Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned 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 government records, the village code of Kangan is 2903. The village has 774 families.
According to Census 2011, Kangan's population is 5985. Out of this, 3672 are males whereas the females count 2313 here. This village has 696 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 363 are boys and 333 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kangan village is 70%. 4216 out of total 5985 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 80% as 2952 males out of total 3672 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 54% as 1264 out of total 2313 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Kangan village is 29%. Here 1769 out of total 5985 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 720 males out of total 3672 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 1049 out of total 2313 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Kangan village is 2415 still 3570 are un-employed. And out of 2415 working individual 18 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.