Kargil Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Kargil in 2021
168,399
Estimated population of males in 2021
93,031
Estimated population of males in 2021
75,368

Population as per 2011 census

Population 140,802
Male Population 77,785
Female Population 63,017
Area (km2) 14,036
Density/km2 10
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 810
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 977
Literates 86,236
Male Literates 56,301
Female Literates 29,935
Average Literacy 71.34%
Male Literacy 83.15%
Female Literacy 56.30%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 19,928
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 10,078
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 9,850
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.15%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.96%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.63%

Kargil Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
10,341
7.34%
12,368
Muslims
108,239
76.87%
129,454
Christian
604
0.43%
722
Sikh
1,171
0.83%
1,401
Buddhist
20,126
14.29%
24,071
Jain
28
0.02%
33
Not Stated
289
0.21%
346
Others
4
0.00%
5
Total
140,802
100.00%
168,399