Phillaur is a Municipal Council city in district of Jalandhar, Punjab. The Phillaur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Phillaur Municipal Council has population of 24,688 of which 12,962 are males while 11,726 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2806 which is 11.37 % of total population of Phillaur (M Cl). In Phillaur Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 905 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Phillaur is around 836 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Phillaur city is 83.16 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Phillaur, Male literacy is around 87.07 % while female literacy rate is 78.88 %.
Phillaur Municipal Council has total administration over 5,153 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.
Phillaur Caste Factor
In Phillaur (M Cl), most of the (M Cl)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.25 % of total population in Phillaur (M Cl).
The (M Cl) Phillaur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Phillaur Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,384 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,196 were males while 1,188 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8384 working population, 93.74 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.26 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Phillaur 2019 Population
The next census for Phillaur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.