Paddar  Tehsil consist of 5 revenue villages namely, Chashoti, Hamori, Hangoo, Machail and Losani.
List of all towns and Villages in Machail (Paddar) Tehsil of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir. Complete details of Population, Religion, Literacy and Sex Ratio in tabular format.

1. Chashoti

Chashoti is a medium size village located in Atholi (Paddar) of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 73 families residing. The Chashoti village has population of 336 of which 182 are males while 154 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chashoti village population of children with age 0-6 is 57 which makes up 16.96 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chashoti village is 846 which is lower than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Chashoti as per census is 781, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Chashoti village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Chashoti village was 59.14 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Chashoti Male literacy stands at 81.33 % while female literacy rate was 33.33 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raj Act, Chashoti village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Chashoti Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 73
Population 336 182 154
Child (0-6) 57 32 25
Schedule Caste 10 5 5
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 59.14 % 81.33 % 33.33 %
Total Workers 147 91 56
Main Worker 145 0 0
Marginal Worker 2 0 2

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.98 % of total population in Chashoti village. The village Chashoti currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chashoti village out of total population, 147 were engaged in work activities. 98.64 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.36 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 147 workers engaged in Main Work, 83 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21 were Agricultural labourer.

2.Hamori

Hamori is a medium size village located in Atholi (Paddar) of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 58 families residing. The Hamori village has population of 261 of which 136 are males while 125 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Hamori village population of children with age 0-6 is 37 which makes up 14.18 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Hamori village is 919 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Hamori as per census is 542, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Hamori village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Hamori village was 55.80 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Hamori Male literacy stands at 66.96 % while female literacy rate was 44.64 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Hamori village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Hamori Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 58
Population 261 136 125
Child (0-6) 37 24 13
Schedule Caste 38 21 17
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 55.80 % 66.96 % 44.64 %
Total Workers 91 64 27
Main Worker 91 0 0
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.56 % of total population in Hamori village. The village Hamori currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Hamori village out of total population, 91 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 91 workers engaged in Main Work, 83 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

3. Hangu

Hangu is a medium size village located in Atholi (Paddar) of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 76 families residing. The Hangu village has population of 365 of which 183 are males while 182 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Hangu village population of children with age 0-6 is 41 which makes up 11.23 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Hangu village is 995 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Hangu as per census is 952, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Hangu village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Hangu village was 62.65 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Hangu Male literacy stands at 75.31 % while female literacy rate was 50.00 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Hangu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Hangu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 76
Population 365 183 182
Child (0-6) 41 21 20
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 365 183 182
Literacy 62.65 % 75.31 % 50.00 %
Total Workers 100 89 11
Main Worker 98 0 0
Marginal Worker 2 2 0

Caste Factor

In Hangu village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Hangu village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Hangu village of Kishtwar.

Work Profile

In Hangu village out of total population, 100 were engaged in work activities. 98.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 100 workers engaged in Main Work, 62 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

4. Losain

Losain is a medium size village located in Atholi (Paddar) of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 86 families residing. The Losain village has population of 540 of which 270 are males while 270 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Losain village population of children with age 0-6 is 80 which makes up 14.81 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Losain village is 1000 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Losain as per census is 739, lower than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Losain village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Losain village was 31.30 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Losain Male literacy stands at 34.38 % while female literacy rate was 28.39 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Losain village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Losain Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 86
Population 540 270 270
Child (0-6) 80 46 34
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 540 270 270
Literacy 31.30 % 34.38 % 28.39 %
Total Workers 147 120 27
Main Worker 146 0 0
Marginal Worker 1 0 1

Caste Factor

In Losain village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Losain village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Losain village of Kishtwar.

Work Profile

In Losain village out of total population, 147 were engaged in work activities. 99.32 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.68 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 147 workers engaged in Main Work, 129 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

5. Machail

Machail is a medium size village located in Atholi (Paddar) of Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir with total 66 families residing. The Machail village has population of 312 of which 165 are males while 147 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Machail village population of children with age 0-6 is 48 which makes up 15.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Machail village is 891 which is higher than Jammu and Kashmir state average of 889. Child Sex Ratio for the Machail as per census is 1087, higher than Jammu and Kashmir average of 862.

Machail village has lower literacy rate compared to Jammu and Kashmir. In 2011, literacy rate of Machail village was 62.12 % compared to 67.16 % of Jammu and Kashmir. In Machail Male literacy stands at 82.39 % while female literacy rate was 38.52 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Machail village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Machail Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 66
Population 312 165 147
Child (0-6) 48 23 25
Schedule Caste 45 24 21
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 62.12 % 82.39 % 38.52 %
Total Workers 88 70 18
Main Worker 86 0 0
Marginal Worker 2 2 0

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.42 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.32 % of total population in Machail village.

Work Profile

In Machail village out of total population, 88 were engaged in work activities. 97.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 88 workers engaged in Main Work, 54 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

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