Nahan is a Municipal Council city in district of Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh. The Nahan city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Nahan Municipal Council has population of 28,899 of which 15,225 are males while 13,674 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2952 which is 10.21 % of total population of Nahan (M Cl). In Nahan Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 898 against state average of 972. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Nahan is around 871 compared to Himachal Pradesh state average of 909. Literacy rate of Nahan city is 91.49 % higher than state average of 82.80 %. In Nahan, Male literacy is around 94.01 % while female literacy rate is 88.71 %.
Nahan Municipal Council has total administration over 6,679 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Nahan Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.14 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.74 % of total population in Nahan (M Cl).
Nahan Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,519 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,603 were males while 1,916 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9519 working population, 90.55 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.45 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Nahan 2019 Population
The next census for Nahan Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.