Jalandhar District : Census 2011 data

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.

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 1,962,761 of which males were 1,040,212 and remaining 922,549 were females. Jalandhar District population constituted 7.91 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Jalandhar District was at 8.06 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 11.76 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 Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 2,193,590 1,962,761
Male 1,145,211 1,040,212
Female 1,048,379 922,549
Population Growth 11.76% 18.96%
Area Sq. Km 2,625 2,625
Density/km2 836 748
Proportion to Punjab Population 7.91% 8.06%
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%

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 748 people per sq. km. Jalandhar district administers 2,625 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 Houseless Census

In 2011, total 649 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Jalandhar district of Punjab. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 2,826. This approx 0.13% of total population of Jalandhar district.

Jalandhar Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 0 %
Muslims 0 %
Christian 0 %
Sikh 0 %
Buddhist 0 %
Jain 0 %
Others 0 %
Not Stated 0 %

Jalandhar Population 2015

What is the population of Jalandhar in 2015? The fact is, last census for Jalandhar district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Jalandhar district situated in Punjab. As per 2011, Jalandhar population is 2,193,590

Jalandhar District Urban/Rural 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.

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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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 %

City/Metros in Jalandhar District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
Jalandhar (Urban Agglomeration) 874,412 463,636 410,776
Cities inside Jalandhar District Population Male Female
Jalandhar (Municipal Corporation) 862,886 457,636 405,250

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