Khanan is a village located in Kangan Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural part of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 39 villages of Kangan Block of Ganderbal district. As per the administration register, the village code of Khanan is 2898. The village has 265 homes.
According to Census 2011, Khanan's population is 1731. Out of this, 924 are males whereas the females count 807 here. This village has 447 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 247 are boys and 200 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khanan village is 38%. 662 out of total 1731 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 48% as 447 males out of total 924 are literate however female literacy rate is 26% as 215 out of total 807 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Khanan village is shockingly high -- 61%. Here 1069 out of total 1731 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 51% as 477 males out of total 924 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 73% and 592 out of total 807 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Khanan village is 471 however 1260 are non-working. And out of 471 working people 5 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.