Kathua District : Census 2011 data

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

In 2011, Kathua had population of 616,435 of which male and female were 326,109 and 290,326 respectively. In 2001 census, Kathua had a population of 511,455 of which males were 269,457 and remaining 241,998 were females. Kathua District population constituted 4.92 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Kathua District was at 5.04 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 20.53 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Kathua District recorded increase of 21.50 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Kathua Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 616,435 511,455
Male 326,109 269,457
Female 290,326 241,998
Population Growth 20.53% 21.50%
Area Sq. Km 2,651 2,651
Density/km2 246 193
Proportion to Jammu and Kashmir Population 4.92% 5.04%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 890 898
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 831 831
Average Literacy 73.09 64.81
Male Literacy 81.53 75.02
Female Literacy 63.72 53.55
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 83,936 83,936
Male Population (0-6 Age) 45,833 45,833
Female Population (0-6 Age) 38,103 38,103
Literates 389,204 0
Male Literates 228,499 0
Female Literates 160,705 0
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.62% 16.41%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.05% 17.01%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.12% 15.75%

Kathua District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Kathua district for 2011 is 246 people per sq. km. In 2001, Kathua district density was at 193 people per sq. km. Kathua district administers 2,651 square kilometers of areas.

Kathua Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Kathua in 2011 were 73.09 compared to 64.81 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 81.53 and 63.72 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 75.02 and 53.55 in Kathua District. Total literate in Kathua District were 389,204 of which male and female were 228,499 and 160,705 respectively. In 2001, Kathua District had 0 in its district.

Kathua Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Kathua, it stood at 890 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 898. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 831 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 831 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Kathua Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Kathua. There were total 83,936 children under age of 0-6 against 83,936 of 2001 census. Of total 83,936 male and female were 45,833 and 38,103 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 831 compared to 831 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 13.62 percent of Kathua District compared to 16.41 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.79 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Kathua Houseless Census

In 2011, total 234 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 1,290. This approx 0.21% of total population of Kathua district.

Kathua Religion-wise Data 2011

What is the population of Muslim in Kathua ? What is Hindu's Population in Kathua district are questions that are being asked to us. As of now, Government of India has not declared population of Hindu, Muslim, Sikhs, Christian, Buddhists and Jains in district of Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir. As soon as Govt. of India release full religions data of Kathua district, we will update and release it for our viewers.

Kathua Population 2015

What is the population of Kathua in 2015? The fact is, last census for Kathua district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Kathua district situated in Jammu and Kashmir. As per 2011, Kathua population is 616,435

Kathua District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Kathua population for 2011 census, 14.55 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 89,713 people lives in urban areas of which males are 47,983 and females are 41,730. Sex Ratio in urban region of Kathua district is 870 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Kathua district was 812 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 9,535 of which males and females were 5,262 and 4,273. This child population figure of Kathua district is 10.97 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Kathua district as per census 2011 is 85.86 % of which males and females are 90.41 % and 80.67 % literates respectively. In actual number 68,840 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 38,624 and 30,216 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 85.45 % population of Kathua districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Kathua district population living in rural areas is 526,722 of which males and females are 278,126 and 248,596 respectively. In rural areas of Kathua district, sex ratio is 894 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Kathua district is considered, figure is 834 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 74,401 in rural areas of which males were 40,571 and females were 33,830. The child population comprises 14.59 % of total rural population of Kathua district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Kathua district is 70.83 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 79.93 and 60.76 percent respectively. In total, 320,364 people were literate of which males and females were 189,875 and 130,489 respectively.

All details regarding Kathua District have been processed by us after receiving from Govt. of India. We are not responsible for errors to population census details of Kathua District.

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 85.45 % 14.55 %
Total Population 526,722 89,713
Male Population 278,126 47,983
Female Population 248,596 41,730
Sex Ratio 894 870
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 834 812
Child Population (0-6) 74,401 9,535
Male Child(0-6) 40,571 5,262
Female Child(0-6) 33,830 4,273
Child Percentage (0-6) 14.13 % 10.63 %
Male Child Percentage 14.59 % 10.97 %
Female Child Percentage 13.61 % 10.24 %
Literates 320,364 68,840
Male Literates 189,875 38,624
Female Literates 130,489 30,216
Average Literacy 70.83 % 85.86 %
Male Literacy 79.93 % 90.41 %
Female Literacy 60.76 % 80.67 %

City/Metros in Kathua District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Kathua District
Cities inside Kathua District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Kathua District

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