Pema Gatshel At a Glance

INDICATORS YEAR
1. GENERAL 2018
Geographical Characteristics
Area (sq. km) 1,022
Altitude (masl.) 500-3000+
   
Administrative Tiers (Nos.)  
Dungkhags 1
Gewogs 11
Chiwogs 56
Villages 252
Household 6075
Institutional Household 108
Gungtong 909
   
2. POPULATION 2017
Total 23632
Male  11922
Female 11710
Population density (per sq. km) 23
       
3. POVERTY RATE (TERMINAL)  
Consumption Poverty Rate  (2017) 13.7
Multi-dimensional Poverty Rate  (2012 11.6
GNH Index 0.77
Monthly Household Income  (Average) 12901
   
4. HEALTH  
Infrastructure (Nos.) 2016 2017 2018
  Hospitals 1 1 1
  Indigenous Units 4 4 4
  Basic Health Units (BHUs)      
BHU I 1 1 1
BHU II 11 11 11
Sub-post 7 7 7
  Outreach Clinics      
With Sheds 32 32 32
Without Sheds 4 4 4
Ambulance  6 7 7
       
Health Personnel (Nos.) 2016 2017 2018
Doctors 2 3 4
Dungtshos (Indegenious Doctor) 1 1 1
Sowai Menpa (Indegenious Medical Technicians) 4 4 4
Nurses 15 16 16
Health Assistants .. 32 31
Technicians 20 21 21
       
Health Indicators 2015 2016 2017
  Infant Mortality (in number) 11 7 27
  Crude Birth Rate (Per 1,000 population) 16.6 13 14
  Crude Death Rate (Per 1,000 population) 4.6 6 8
  Maternal Mortality Rate (%) 0 0 0
Doctors per bed 6 23 18
Birth attended by trained personnel (%) 80 90 97
  Under one immunization coverage (%) 100 100 100
       
Sanitation 2015 2016 2017
  Rural water supply coverage (%)  100 100 100
  Rural population access to safe drinking water supplies (%) 97 98 99
  Rural population access to improved sanitation (%) 98 99 78
       
5. EDUCATION      
Number of educational institutes (Includes pvt. Nos) 2016 2017 2018
  Tertiary Institute under RUB      
  Central Schools 4 4 4
  Higher Secondary Schools  0 0 0
  Middle Secondary Schools 1 1 1
  Lower Secondary Schools  3 3 3
  Primary Schools  15 14 14
Extended Class Room 10 9 9
Non Formal Education Centres (NFE) 61 48 48
Early Child Care and Development Centres 10 12 12
  Other Institutes(Includes special institutes, vocational institutes & sankrit patshala) 0 0 0
       
Educational Indicators (Includes private schools) 2016 2017 2018
  School enrolment (Nos.) 6,125 5,801 5,868
Male 3,086 2,923 2,872
Female 3,039 2,878 2,996
  Teachers (Nos.) 350 331 339
Male 245 245 257
Female 105 86 82
Pupil-teacher Ratio 15 18 17
NFE Instructors 63 61 48
Male 20 13 10
Female 43 48 38
NFE learners (Nos.) 612 501 441
Male 121 411 344
Female 491 90 97
Literacy rate 62.9
       
6. AGRICULTURE      
Land Registration by Type 2016/17 2016/17 2017/18
Dry land (acres) 10700 10700 12061
Wet land (acres) 356 356 217
Orchard (acres) 2335.4 2335.4 2335.4
Irrigation channels  (kms) 25.07 25.07 25.07
Functional  1.94 1.94 1.94
Non- functional  23.13 23.13 23.13
Power tillers (Nos.) 52 52 52
  Agriculture Extension Centres 11 11 11
  Agriculture Seed Production Farms 0 0 0
Electric fencing (Nos.) 27 27 27
Electric fencing (kms.) 87.59 87.59 87.6
Farm sales shops (Nos.) 11 11 11
       
Renewal Natural Resources (RNR) 2016 2017 2018
  RNR extension Centres (Nos.) 11 11 11
       
Livestock (Nos.)  2016 2017 2018
  Veterinary Hospitals 1 1 1
  Livestock Extension Centres 11 11 11
  Regional Veterinary Laboratories (RLDC) 0 0 0
Bio-gas plants 187
  Fishery Farms (group) 2 3 3
Poultry farms (group) 26 28 28
Milk processing unit 5 5 5
Piggery farms (group) 14 19 19
       
Forestry 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
  Territorial Division HQs 0 0 0
Range Offices 2 2 2
  Beat Offices 3 3 3
Community Forest (acres) 11936.44 11936.44
Nursery (Nos.) 4 4 4
  Forest Cover  (%) 87.7 87.7 87.7
Protected Areas (Sq.Km) 1.6363 1.6363 211.898
       
7. EMPLOYMENT 2013 2014 2015
Labour Force (Nos.) 14742 15,266
    Male 7622 7,862
    Female 7120 7,404
Un-employed (Nos.) 119 26
Population Involved in Agriculture (%) 71.7 77
Un-Employment Rate 0.8 0.3
Labour Force Participation Rate 63.4 67.3
       
8. TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATION 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
  Length of Road (Kms.) 550 672 756
National Highways  0 0 0
Primary National Highway (Nanglam) 98 98 120
Secondary National Highway 75 75 128
Dzongkhag Roads (Gewog Connectivity Roads) 53 143 143
Thromde Roads 3 3 3
Farm Roads 321 353 361
Forest Roads 0 0 0
  Motorable Bridges (Nos.) 19 20 20
  Non-Motorable Bridges (Nos.) 11 11 11
  Telephone Connections (Nos.) 450 415 389
   Internet Lease Line Connections (Nos.) 135 149
   Internet Broadband Connection (Nos.)
Cable TV operators  2 2 2
Taxis (Nos.) 3 3 2
Buses Operating (Nos.) 0 1 1
       
9. TRADE & INDUSTRIES (Nos.) 2015 2016 2017
Trade, Hotels and restaurents 21 106 106
Industries 55 56 56
Constructions 51 43 43
       
10. TOURISM (Nos.) 2015 2016 2017
Tourists visited 68 66 71
       
11. ELECTRICITY 2015 2016 2017
Households Electrified (%) 98 99.2 99.8
Units Consumed (MU)
       
12. RELIGION & CULTURE (Nos.) 2016 2017 2018
Religious Institutions 2 2 2
Religious Monuments ( only lhakhang) 121 121 121
       
13. PUBLIC FINANCE-Financial Year (Mill. Nu.)      
 Budget Outlay (11FYP  2013-2017)      
     Current
     Capital 604.11
 Expenditure 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
     Current 312.02 400.578 401.719
     Capital 212.45 300.302 265.992
APA Achivement % 96 94.9 98.7
       
  Note: Rural population access to improved sanitation (%) based on flush toilet