Amritsar City Census 2011 data


Amritsar city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Amritsar Metropolitan Region. The Amritsar city is located in Punjab state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Amritsar in 2011 is 1,132,383; of which male and female are 601,008 and 531,375 respectively. Although Amritsar city has population of 1,132,383; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,183,549 of which 628,420 are males and 555,129 are females.

Amritsar Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Amritsar city are 855,415 of which 466,838 are males while 388,577 are females. Average literacy rate of Amritsar city is 84.19 percent of which male and female literacy was 86.90 and 81.16 percent.

Amritsar Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Amritsar city is 884 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 825 per 1000 boys.

Amritsar Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Amritsar city are 116,383 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 63,766 boys while 52,617 are girls. The child forms 10.28 % of total population of Amritsar City.

Amritsar Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Amritsar city & its Out Growth numbers 66,444 in which population of 329,797 resides. This is around 28.45% of total population of Amritsar city & its outgrowth which is 1,159,227.

Amritsar Population 2015

Indian Govt only conduct census once a decade. Since last census of Amritsar city was done in 2011, next census will only be in 2021. While many are asking for Amritsar Population 2015 figures, there is none.

Amritsar City Population 2011

Description
City Amritsar
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Amritsar Metropolitan
State Punjab
Amritsar City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 1,159,227 615,417 543,810
City Population 1,132,383 601,008 531,375
Literates 855,415 466,838 388,577
Children (0-6) 116,383 63,766 52,617
Average Literacy (%) 84.19 % 86.90 % 81.16 %
Sexratio 884
Child Sexratio 825

Amritsar Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Amritsar city with 49.36 % followers. Sikhism is second most popular religion in Amritsar city with 48.00 % following it. In Amritsar city, Islam is followed by 0.51 %, Jainism by 0.10 %, Christinity by 48.00 % and Buddhism by 48.00 %. Around 0.06 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.68 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 572,189 49.36 %
Muslims 5,862 0.51 %
Christian 14,280 1.23 %
Sikh 556,431 48.00 %
Buddhist 773 0.07 %
Jain 1,143 0.10 %
Others 710 0.06 %
Not Stated 7,839 0.68 %

Amritsar Metropolitan Region

Amritsar city comes under Amritsar Metropolitan area.
Amritsar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,183,549 628,420 555,129
Literates 886,552 484,325 402,227
Children (0-6) 122,530 67,138 55,392
Average Literacy (%) 83.56 % 86.29 % 80.49 %
Sexratio 883
Child Sexratio 825
Amritsar Metropolitan Areas
Abadi along Khairabad on Ram Tirath Road to Ajnala Road, Abadi Baba Darshan Singh on Ram Tirath Road, Abadi Baba Jiwan Singh on Ram Tirath Road, Abadi Khalsa Nagar Near kot Mit Singh, Abadi Mirankot on Ajnala Road, Abadi Naushera, Amritsar, Bara Khankot Doburjee, Basarka Bhaini (Attari Road), Gumtala Colony on Jagdev Kalan Road, Joshi Colony, Ram Tirath Road, Krishna Lane, Mudal, Nangli, Naushera Khurd, Parti Vihar, Prem Nagar on Ajnala Road, Raggar Colony, Gali No. 1,2 & 3, Ram Tirath Road, Ranjit Vihar, Silver Estate, Thandewala, Vill Bhagatpura( Factories on right side of Doburjee G.T Road ), Village Ghumanpura, Village Kuriwal, Village Mule Chak, and Village Roriwala
# City Literacy
1 Nagpur 91.92
2 Chennai 90.18
3 Mumbai 89.73
4 Pune 89.56
5 Bangalore 88.71
# City Count
1 Maharashtra 18
2 Uttar Pradesh 16
3 Gujarat 5
4 Tamil Nadu 5
5 Madhya Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population