Soraf Raw is a village positioned 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. According to the government records, the village number of Soraf Raw is 2916. The village has 590 homes.
According to Census 2011, Soraf Raw's population is 3510. Out of this, 1814 are males whereas the females count 1696 here. This village has 638 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 326 are boys and 312 are girls.
Literacy rate in Soraf Raw village is 37%. 1322 out of total 3510 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 46% as 850 males out of total 1814 are educated while female literacy rate is 27% as 472 out of total 1696 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Soraf Raw village is shockingly high -- 62%. Here 2188 out of total 3510 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 53% as 964 males out of total 1814 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 72% and 1224 out of total 1696 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Soraf Raw village is 890 yet 2620 are un-employed. And out of 890 employed person 27 individuals are fully dependent on farming.