Paonta Sahib is a Municipal Council city in district of Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh. The Paonta Sahib city is divided into 11 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Paonta Sahib Municipal Council has population of 25,183 of which 13,265 are males while 11,918 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2921 which is 11.60 % of total population of Paonta Sahib (M Cl). In Paonta Sahib Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 898 against state average of 972. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Paonta Sahib is around 881 compared to Himachal Pradesh state average of 909. Literacy rate of Paonta Sahib city is 89.83 % higher than state average of 82.80 %. In Paonta Sahib, Male literacy is around 92.67 % while female literacy rate is 86.67 %.
Paonta Sahib Municipal Council has total administration over 5,713 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.
Paonta Sahib Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.38 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.49 % of total population in Paonta Sahib (M Cl).
Paonta Sahib Work Profile
Out of total population, 9,122 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,208 were males while 1,914 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 9122 working population, 91.61 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.39 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Paonta Sahib 2019 Population
The next census for Paonta Sahib Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.