Jalandhar City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Jalandhar in 2011 is 862,886; of which male and female are 457,636 and 405,250 respectively. Although Jalandhar city has population of 862,886; its urban / metropolitan population is 874,412 of which 463,636 are males and 410,776 are females.

Jalandhar Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Jalandhar city are 666,926 of which 363,903 are males while 303,023 are females. Average literacy rate of Jalandhar city is 86.22 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.82 and 83.30 percent.

Jalandhar Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Jalandhar city is 886 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 865 per 1000 boys.

Jalandhar Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Jalandhar city are 89,383 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 47,921 boys while 41,462 are girls. The child forms 10.36 % of total population of Jalandhar City.

Jalandhar Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Jalandhar city & its Out Growth numbers 30,170 in which population of 145,117 resides. This is around 16.70% of total population of Jalandhar city & its outgrowth which is 868,929.

Jalandhar Population 2015

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

Jalandhar City Population 2011

Description
City Jalandhar
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Jalandhar Metropolitan
State Punjab
Jalandhar City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 868,929 460,811 408,118
City Population 862,886 457,636 405,250
Literates 666,926 363,903 303,023
Children (0-6) 89,383 47,921 41,462
Average Literacy (%) 86.22 % 88.82 % 83.30 %
Sexratio 886
Child Sexratio 865

Jalandhar Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Jalandhar city with 74.90 % followers. Sikhism is second most popular religion in Jalandhar city with 21.39 % following it. In Jalandhar city, Islam is followed by 1.47 %, Jainism by 0.37 %, Christinity by 21.39 % and Buddhism by 21.39 %. Around 0.04 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.65 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 650,863 74.90 %
Muslims 12,744 1.47 %
Christian 8,889 1.02 %
Sikh 185,869 21.39 %
Buddhist 1,407 0.16 %
Jain 3,203 0.37 %
Others 330 0.04 %
Not Stated 5,624 0.65 %

Jalandhar Metropolitan Region

Jalandhar city comes under Jalandhar Metropolitan area.
Jalandhar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 874,412 463,636 410,776
Literates 675,336 368,523 306,813
Children (0-6) 90,641 48,556 42,085
Average Literacy (%) 86.16 % 88.78 % 83.22 %
Sexratio 886
Child Sexratio 867
Jalandhar Metropolitan Areas
Alipur adjacent to Village Mithapur, Bidhipur on Amritsar Road, Jalandhar, Khambra, and Nangal Karkhan adjacent to Master Mehnga Singh Colony
# 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