List of Districts in Jammu and Kashmir 2021

List of Districts in Jammu and Kashmir 2021

Jammu and Kashmir is a union territotary in northern India.  As of 2021, there are a total of 20 districts in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Jammu and Kashmir District List

#DistrictPopulation (2011)Area (km2)Density
1Anantnag1,078,6922853375
2Badgam753,7451406537
3Bandipora392,2323,010128
4Baramulla1,008,0393329305
5Doda409,9362,62579
6Ganderbal297,44619791,151
7Jammu1,529,9583,097596
8Kathua616,4352,651232
9Kishtwar230,6967,73730
10Kulgam424,483457925
11Kupwara870,3542,379368
12Poonch476,8351,674285
13Pulwama560,4401,398598
14Rajouri642,4152,630235
15Ramban283,7131,330213
16Reasi314,6671710184
17Samba318,898913318
18Shopian266,215312852
19Srinagar1,236,8292,228703
20Udhampur554,9854,550211

Largest & Smallest District in Jammu and Kashmir by Area

Kishtwar district covering an area of 7737 km² is the largest district in Jammu and kashmir. Shopian District is the smallest district in Jammu and Kashmir with a total area is 312 km²

# By AreaDistrictArea
LargestKishtwar7737 km²
Smallest Shopian 312 km2

 Source: Census 2011

Largest & Smallest District in Jammu and Kashmir by Population

Jammu District is the most populated district in Jammu and Kashmir. Its Population as per census 2011 is 15.30 Lakhs. Kishtwar District with a population of 230696 is the least populated district in Jammu and Kashmir

# by PopulationDistrictPopulation (Census 2011)
Most PopulatedJammu1529958
LeastKishtwar230696
Highest and Lowest Population Density

Ganderbal District (1151 people per km) has the highest Population density in Jammu and Kashmir. Kishtwar District with a population density of 30 people per km is the lowest density district in Jammu and Kashmir.

# by DensityDistrictDensity (person/km)
HighestGanderbal1151
LeastKishtwar30

Source: Census 2011

Jammu and Kashmir District by Literacy Rate | Sex ratio
#DistrictSex RatioLiteracy
1Anantnag92762.69%
2Badgam89456.08%
3Bandipora88956.28%
4Baramulla88564.63%
5Doda91964.68%
6Ganderbal87458.04%
7Jammu88083.45%
8Kathua89073.09%
9Kishtwar92056.20%
10Kulgam95159.23%
11Kupwara83564.51%
12Poonch89366.74%
13Pulwama91263.48%
14Rajouri86068.17%
15Ramban90254.27%
16Reasi89058.15%
17Samba88681.41%
18Shopian95160.76%
19Srinagar90069.41%
20Udhampur87068.49%

Source: Census 2011

Jammu and Kashmir District with Highest & Lowest Literacy rate

Jammu district has the highest literacy rate in Jammu and Kashmir. Its literacy rate is 83.45%. Ramban with a literacy rate of 54.27% is the least literate district in Jammu and Kashmir.
 
# by Literacy RateDistrictLiteracy Rate
Most LiterateJammu 83.45%
LeastRamban54.27%

Source: Census 2011

Jammu and Kashmir District with Highest & Lowest Male Female Rati

Shopian district (951) has the highest Male-Female Sex ratio in Jammu and Kashmir. Kupwara District (835) has the lowest male-female sex ratio in Jammu and Kashmir.

# by Sex RatioDistrictSex ratio
HighestShopian951 females to 1000 males
LowestKupwara835 females to 1000 males

Source: Census 2011