Muktsar city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Punjab State/UT.
The current estimate population of Muktsar city in 2023 is
, while Muktsar metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Muktsar city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Muktsar city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Muktsar city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Muktsar in 2011 is 116,747.
Muktsar Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Muktsar city are 78,606 of which 44,089 are males while 34,517 are females. Average literacy rate of Muktsar city is 76.49 percent of which male and female literacy was 81.53 and 70.90 percent.
The sex ratio of Muktsar city is 891 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 829 per 1000 boys.
Muktsar Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Muktsar city numbers 500 in which population of 2,535 resides. This is around 2.17% of total population of Muktsar city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Muktsar city with 55.56 % followers.
Sikhism is second most popular religion in Muktsar city with 42.77 % following it.
In Muktsar city, Islam is followed by 1.09 %, Jainism by 0.13 %, Christinity by 42.77 % and Buddhism by 0.07 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.04 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.