Wakura is a village situated in Wakura Block of Ganderbal district in Jammu & Kashmir. Positioned in rural part of Ganderbal district of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one among the 34 villages of Wakura Block of Ganderbal district. As per the administration register, the village code of Wakura is 2873. The village has 681 houses.
According to Census 2011, Wakura's population is 4463. Out of this, 2223 are males while the females count 2240 here. This village has 763 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 374 are boys and 389 are girls.
Literacy rate in Wakura village is 44%. 1993 out of total 4463 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 54% as 1211 males out of total 2223 are literate while female literacy rate is 34% as 782 out of total 2240 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Wakura village is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 2470 out of total 4463 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 45% as 1012 males out of total 2223 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 1458 out of total 2240 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Wakura village is 1648 yet 2815 are non-working. And out of 1648 working person 137 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.