Anantnag District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Anantnag, 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 Anantnag District of Jammu and Kashmir.

In 2011, Anantnag had population of 1,078,692 of which male and female were 559,767 and 518,925 respectively. In 2001 census, Anantnag had a population of 778,408 of which males were 407,429 and remaining 370,979 were females. Anantnag District population constituted 8.60 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Anantnag District was at 7.67 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 38.58 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Anantnag District recorded increase of 32.77 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Anantnag Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 1,078,692 778,408
Male 559,767 407,429
Female 518,925 370,979
Population Growth 38.58% 32.77%
Area Sq. Km 3,574 3,574
Density/km2 302 283
Proportion to Jammu and Kashmir Population 8.60% 7.67%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 927 911
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 841 841
Average Literacy 62.69 47.59
Male Literacy 72.66 58.71
Female Literacy 52.19 35.24
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 208,538 208,538
Male Population (0-6 Age) 113,278 113,278
Female Population (0-6 Age) 95,260 95,260
Literates 545,532 0
Male Literates 324,417 0
Female Literates 221,115 0
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.33% 26.79%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 20.24% 27.80%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 18.36% 25.68%

Anantnag District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Anantnag district for 2011 is 302 people per sq. km. In 2001, Anantnag district density was at 283 people per sq. km. Anantnag district administers 3,574 square kilometers of areas.

Anantnag Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Anantnag in 2011 were 62.69 compared to 47.59 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 72.66 and 52.19 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 58.71 and 35.24 in Anantnag District. Total literate in Anantnag District were 545,532 of which male and female were 324,417 and 221,115 respectively. In 2001, Anantnag District had 0 in its district.

Anantnag Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Anantnag, it stood at 927 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 911. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 841 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 841 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Anantnag Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Anantnag. There were total 208,538 children under age of 0-6 against 208,538 of 2001 census. Of total 208,538 male and female were 113,278 and 95,260 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 841 compared to 841 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 19.33 percent of Anantnag District compared to 26.79 percent of 2001. There was net change of -7.46 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Anantnag Houseless Census

In 2011, total 88 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 750. This approx 0.07% of total population of Anantnag district.

Anantnag Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 13,180 1.22 %
Muslims 1,057,005 97.99 %
Christian 1,449 0.13 %
Sikh 6,140 0.57 %
Buddhist 55 0.01 %
Jain 7 0.00 %
Others 7 0.00 %
Not Stated 849 0.08 %

Anantnag Population 2015

What is the population of Anantnag in 2015? The fact is, last census for Anantnag district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Anantnag district situated in Jammu and Kashmir. As per 2011, Anantnag population is 1,078,692

Anantnag District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Anantnag population for 2011 census, 26.23 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 282,887 people lives in urban areas of which males are 148,755 and females are 134,132. Sex Ratio in urban region of Anantnag district is 902 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Anantnag district was 842 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 47,142 of which males and females were 25,593 and 21,549. This child population figure of Anantnag district is 17.20 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Anantnag district as per census 2011 is 71.97 % of which males and females are 80.71 % and 62.42 % literates respectively. In actual number 169,673 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 99,404 and 70,269 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 73.77 % population of Anantnag districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Anantnag district population living in rural areas is 795,805 of which males and females are 411,012 and 384,793 respectively. In rural areas of Anantnag district, sex ratio is 936 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Anantnag district is considered, figure is 841 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 161,396 in rural areas of which males were 87,685 and females were 73,711. The child population comprises 21.33 % of total rural population of Anantnag district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Anantnag district is 59.25 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 69.59 and 48.49 percent respectively. In total, 375,859 people were literate of which males and females were 225,013 and 150,846 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 73.77 % 26.23 %
Total Population 795,805 282,887
Male Population 411,012 148,755
Female Population 384,793 134,132
Sex Ratio 936 902
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 841 842
Child Population (0-6) 161,396 47,142
Male Child(0-6) 87,685 25,593
Female Child(0-6) 73,711 21,549
Child Percentage (0-6) 20.28 % 16.66 %
Male Child Percentage 21.33 % 17.20 %
Female Child Percentage 19.16 % 16.07 %
Literates 375,859 169,673
Male Literates 225,013 99,404
Female Literates 150,846 70,269
Average Literacy 59.25 % 71.97 %
Male Literacy 69.59 % 80.71 %
Female Literacy 48.49 % 62.42 %

City/Metros in Anantnag District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Anantnag District
Cities inside Anantnag District Population Male Female
Anantnag (Municipal Council) 109,433 56,803 52,630

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