Vision * "A self reliant Dzongkhag co-existing in peace and harmony with enhanced socio-economic standards, rich natural resources and cultural heritage" * Mission * “To enhance rural livelihood with good local governance in line with culture and environment” * དམིགས་དོན་གཅོད་པ། * ཕན་བདེ་བརྟན་རྒྱས་ལྡན་པའི་ས་གནས་གཞུང་གིས་ལམ་སྲོལ་དང་རང་བཞིན་རྒྱུ་ཁུངས་གཉིས་དང་བསྟུན་གྲོང་གསེབ་འཚོ་བའི་ཐུན་རྐྱེན་གོང་འཕེལ་གཏང་ནི། * འཆར་སྣང་བསམ་གྲུབ་ལྗོངས་མཁར། * རྒྱུན་བརྟན་རང་འདྲོངས་ཅན་དང་ཞི་བདེ་མཐུན་བསྒྲིག་མཉམ་དུ་གནས་ཏེ་མི་སྡེ་དཔལ་འབྱོར་གྱི་གནས་ཚད་ཡར་འཕར་སོང་བའི་རང་བཞིན་ཐོན་སྐྱེད་ཀྱི་འབྱོར་པ་དང་ལམ་སྲོལ་རྒྱུད་བཟང་ལྡན་པའི་ལྗོངས་སུ་བསྒྲགས་ནི།

About Dzongkhag/DAG SamdrupJongkhar 2017.pdf

DZONGKHAG AT A GLANCE

1. GENERAL INFORMATION
Area (Sq. Km.) 1,877.94
Total Area under Forest (Sq. Km.) 1,632.80
Total Area Under Forest (Acres) 403,473.66
Forest Cover (Percent) 87
Altitude 250-1900
Longitude 091deg 30min 12.7sec
Latitude 026deg 48min 18.6sec
Meters above Sea Level 215
Administrative Units (Nos)
Drungkhag 2
Thromde 1
Gewog 11
Chiwog 58
Villages 191
2. Population
  2014 2015 2016
Male 20466 20788 17811
Female 19631 19980 17248
Total 40097 40766 35059
Population density(per sq. km) 21.4 21.7 18.7
3. Health
Infrastruture(Nos) 2014 2015 2016
Hospitals 2 2 2
Indigenous 5 5 5
Basic Health units(BHU)      
        BHU 1 3 3 3
        BHU 2 7 7 7
Outreach Clinics      
       With Sheds 28 28 28
       Without sheds 4 4 4
Ambulance     9  9 9
 
Health Personals(Nos) 2014 2015 2016
      Doctors 4 6 10
      Dungtshos(Indegenious Doctor) 1 1 2
      Sowai Menpa(Ingenious Medical Technicians) 5 5 5
      Nurses 18 36 32
      Technicians 26 42 37
       
Health Indicators 2014  2015  2016 
   Infant Mortality Rate(Per 1,000 live births) 26.00  29.10  35.05 
   Crude Birth Rate (Per 1,000 populations) 22.10  25.30  17.56 
   Crude Death Rate(Per 1,000 population) 3.90  3.80  4.63 
   Maternity Mortality Rate(%) 0.00  0.20  0.00 
   Doctors per bed 0.20  0.10  0.12 
  Birth attended by trained personals 79.50  90.80  97.05 
   Under one immunization coverage 92.30  97.00  100.00 
       
Sanitation      
Rural Water supply coverage(%) 2014 2015 2016
Rural Population access to safe drinking water supplies (%) 98.60 99.20 99.46
Rural populations access to improved sanitation 93.80 96.00 99.31
4. EDUCATION
Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag      
Number of educational Institutes( Includes pvt.Nos) 2015 2016 2017
Tertiary Institute under RUB 0 0
Central schools 3 4
Higher Secondary School 1 1
Middle Secondary School 4 4
Lower Secondary School    2  1
Primary School 14  14 13
Extended  Class Room 5 5
Non Formal Education Centres(NFE) 30  34 44
Early Child Care and Development Centres 10  10 19

Other Insitutes(Includes special institutes, Vocational Institutes and sankrit patshala)

Education Indicators(Includes private schools) 2015  2016  2017 
School Enrolment(Nos) 6786  6737 6683
   Male 3394  3309 3303
   Female 3392  3428  3380 
Teachers(nos 322  319  342 
   Male 85  230 246
   Female 237  89 96
  Pupil-teacher Ratio 237  89 96
NFE-Instructors  33 30 45
   Male 12  10 20
   Female 21  20  25
NFE-Learners 365  358 430
    Male 80  77 100
    Female 285  281 330
  Samdrup Jongkhar Thromdey
Number of educational Institutes( Includes pvt.Nos) 2015 2016 2017
Tertiary Institute under RUB 1 1 1
Central schools 0 0 0
Higher Secondary School 1 1 1
Middle Secondary School 1 1 1
Lower Secondary School 0 0 0
Primary School 3 3 3
Extended  Class Room 0 0 0
Non Formal Education Centres(NFE) 5 5 5
Early Child Care and Development Centres 2 3 3

Other Insitutes(Includes special institutes, Vocational Institutes and sankrit patshala)

Education Indicators(Includes private schools) 2015  2016  2017 
School Enrolment(Nos) 2412 2194 2039
   Male 1147 1050 968
   Female 1265 1144 1071
Teachers(nos 102 104 82
   Male 47 47 35
   Female 55 57 47
  Pupil-teacher Ratio 23.65 21.10 24.87
NFE-Instructors 5 5 5
   Male 1 1 1
   Female 4 4 4
NFE-Learners 87 76 65
    Male 8 8 10
    Female 79 68 55
       
5. AGRICULTURE
Land Registration by Type 2014 2015 2016
  Dry Land (Acres) 15104  15104 15104
  Wet land(acres) 2485  2485 2485
  Orchard (acres) 1066  1066 1066
  Irrigation channels (kms)      
      Functional 91  103 42
  Non-Functional 0
Power tillers (Nos) 38  45 68
 Agriculture Extension Centres 0 0
Agriculture Seed Productions Farms 0 0 0
Electric Fencing( Nos.) 6 19 41
Electric Fencing (kms) 20.89  76.4 140.4
Farm sales shops( Nos.) 0 4 5
       
Renewal Natural Resources (RNR) 2014  2015 2016
RNR extension Centres (Nos) 10  10 10
       
Livestock (Nos) 2014  2015 2016
Veterinary Hospitals 1 1
Livestock Extension Centres  1 1 1
Regional Veterinary Laboratories(RLDC) 1 1 1
Fishery Farms 2 2 2
Poultary Farms 18 21 40
Milk processing units 7 10 16
Piggery farms 6 6
       
6. FORESTRY
  2014 2015 2016
Territorial Division HQs 1 1 1
Range Offices 3 3 3
Beat Offices 2 2 2
Community Forest (acres) 553.78 1182.23 1182.2
 Nursery (nos) 3 3 3
Forest Coverage (%) 87 87 87
Protected Areas (acres) 82716.06 82716.06 82716
 Sqkm(3334.73)      
7. EMPLOYMENT
  2014 2015 2016
   Labour Force(Nos) 18467 17520  
     Male 10311 10340  
   Female 8156 7180  
Un-empoyed(Nos) 486 88  
Population Involved in Agriculture(%) 11456 66.9  
Un-Employement Rate 2.6 0.5  
Labour Force Participation Rate 63.4 56.6  
       
8. ELECTRICITY
Details 2014 2015 2016
Households Electrified (%) 79.78 98.52 99.50
Units Consumed (MU) 130.10 198.99  
       
9. Transport & Telecommunication
  2014 2015 2016
Length of Roads      
    Dzongkhag Roads 41 51.92 51.92
    Thromde Roads 7.32 7.32 7.32
Gewog Connectivity Roads      
    Farm Roads 242.61 303.74 432
    Forest Roads 11.5 11.66 11.66
Motorable Bridges(Nos)      
Non-Motorable Bridges(Nos) 27 29  
Telephone Connections(Nos) 1063 835 747
Internet Lease Line Connections(Nos) 380 368 373
Internet Broadband Connections(Nos) 380 368 373
Cable TV Operators 4 4 4
Taxis(Nos) 43 44 54
Buses Operating(Nos) 8 9 11
       
10. TRADE & INDUSTRIES
 Detail 2014 2015 2016
Trade, Hotels and Restaurents 131  158 164
    Industries      
    Constructions 113 99 92
       
11. Tourism
 Detail 2014 2015 2016
Tourists Visited 2056  2164 1782
12. RELIGION & CULTURE
 Detail 2014 2015 2016
Religious Institutions      
Religious Monuments(Including Lhakhag and Chorten) 515 515 515
13. PUBLIC FINANCE-Financial Year(Mil.Nu)
 Detail 2014 2015 2016
Budget Outlay      
   Current 303.98  350.48  313.08 
   Capital 201.56  173.47  197.77 
Expenditure      
   Current 283.88   343.56 309.38 
   Capital 191.11 164.24 167.40

 

 

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