Jalandhar District : Census 2011 data

Jalandhar District Overview

An official Census 2011 detail of Jalandhar, a district of Punjab has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Punjab. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Jalandhar District of Punjab.

Jalandhar District Population 2011

In 2011, Jalandhar had population of 2,193,590 of which male and female were 1,145,211 and 1,048,379 respectively. In 2001 census, Jalandhar had a population of 0 of which males were 0 and remaining 0 were females. Jalandhar District population constituted 7.91 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Jalandhar District was at 0.00 percent of Maharashtra population.

Jalandhar District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 0.00 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Jalandhar District recorded increase of 18.96 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Jalandhar District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Jalandhar district for 2011 is 836 people per sq. km. In 2001, Jalandhar district density was at 747 people per sq. km. Jalandhar district administers 2,624 square kilometers of areas.

Jalandhar Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Jalandhar in 2011 were 82.48 compared to 78.00 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 86.15 and 78.48 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 82.50 and 73.10 in Jalandhar District. Total literate in Jalandhar District were 1,622,537 of which male and female were 882,581 and 739,956 respectively. In 2001, Jalandhar District had 0 in its district.

Jalandhar Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Jalandhar, it stood at 915 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 887. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 874 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 806 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Jalandhar Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Jalandhar. There were total 226,302 children under age of 0-6 against 0 of 2001 census. Of total 226,302 male and female were 120,740 and 105,562 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 874 compared to 806 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.32 percent of Jalandhar District compared to 0.00 percent of 2001. There was net change of 10.32 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 2,193,590 0
Male 1,145,211 0
Female 1,048,379 0
Population Growth 0.00% 18.96%
Area Sq. Km 2,624 2,624
Density/km2 836 747
Proportion to Punjab Population 7.91% 0.00%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 915 887
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 874 806
Average Literacy 82.48 78.00
Male Literacy 86.15 82.50
Female Literacy 78.48 73.10
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 226,302 0
Male Population (0-6 Age) 120,740 0
Female Population (0-6 Age) 105,562 0
Literates 1,622,537 0
Male Literates 882,581 0
Female Literates 739,956 0
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.32% 0.00%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.54% 0.00%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.07% 0.00%

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 47.07 % 52.93 %
Total Population 1,032,419 1,161,171
Male Population 528,790 616,421
Female Population 503,629 544,750
Sex Ratio 952 884
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 885 865
Child Population (0-6) 105,196 121,106
Male Child(0-6) 55,813 64,927
Female Child(0-6) 49,383 56,179
Child Percentage (0-6) 10.19 % 10.43 %
Male Child Percentage 10.55 % 10.53 %
Female Child Percentage 9.81 % 10.31 %
Literates 728,134 894,403
Male Literates 392,867 489,714
Female Literates 335,267 404,689
Average Literacy 78.53 % 85.99 %
Male Literacy 83.06 % 88.80 %
Female Literacy 73.81 % 82.83 %

Jalandhar District Urban Population 2011

Out of the total Jalandhar population for 2011 census, 52.93 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 1,161,171 people lives in urban areas of which males are 616,421 and females are 544,750. Sex Ratio in urban region of Jalandhar district is 884 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Jalandhar district was 865 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 121,106 of which males and females were 64,927 and 56,179. This child population figure of Jalandhar district is 10.53 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Jalandhar district as per census 2011 is 85.99 % of which males and females are 88.80 % and 82.83 % literates respectively. In actual number 894,403 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 489,714 and 404,689 respectively.

Jalandhar District Rural Population 2011

As per 2011 census, 47.07 % population of Jalandhar districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Jalandhar district population living in rural areas is 1,032,419 of which males and females are 528,790 and 503,629 respectively. In rural areas of Jalandhar district, sex ratio is 952 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Jalandhar district is considered, figure is 885 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 105,196 in rural areas of which males were 55,813 and females were 49,383. The child population comprises 10.55 % of total rural population of Jalandhar district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Jalandhar district is 78.53 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 83.06 and 73.81 percent respectively. In total, 728,134 people were literate of which males and females were 392,867 and 335,267 respectively.
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Urban Agglomerations inside Jalandhar District Population Male Female
Jalandhar (Urban Agglomeration) 873,725 463,975 409,750

Cities inside Jalandhar District Population Male Female
Jalandhar (Municipal Corporation) 862,196 458,015 404,181

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