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Phagwara Town Population Census 2011 - 2023

Phagwara is a Municipal Council city in district of Kapurthala, Punjab. The Phagwara city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Phagwara Municipal Council has population of 97,864 of which 51,386 are males while 46,478 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 10073 which is 10.29 % of total population of Phagwara (M Cl). In Phagwara Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 904 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Phagwara is around 888 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Phagwara city is 86.82 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Phagwara, Male literacy is around 89.94 % while female literacy rate is 83.39 %.

Phagwara Municipal Council has total administration over 20,719 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.

Phagwara 2022 - 2023 Population

Current estimated population of Phagwara Municipal Council in 2023 is approximately 133,000. The schedule census of 2021 for Phagwara city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Phagwara city will be conducted in 2023 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Phagwara town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.

Phagwara Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.84 % of total population in Phagwara (M Cl). The (M Cl) Phagwara currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Phagwara Work Profile

Out of total population, 34,945 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 28,739 were males while 6,206 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 34945 working population, 91.41 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.59 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Phagwara Population Religion Data

Religion Percentage
Hindu 75.46%
Muslim 1.47%
Christian 0.29%
Sikh 21.09%
Buddhist 0.75%
Jain 0.24%
Others 0.07%
No Religion 0.66%

Phagwara City Ward List

# Ward Population
1 Phagwara Ward No - 1 3591
2 Phagwara Ward No - 2 3681
3 Phagwara Ward No - 3 5080
4 Phagwara Ward No - 4 4706
5 Phagwara Ward No - 5 2656
6 Phagwara Ward No - 6 6287
7 Phagwara Ward No - 7 2206
8 Phagwara Ward No - 8 4736
9 Phagwara Ward No - 9 3409
10 Phagwara Ward No - 10 3385
11 Phagwara Ward No - 11 5687
12 Phagwara Ward No - 12 2617
13 Phagwara Ward No - 13 6960
14 Phagwara Ward No - 14 2954
15 Phagwara Ward No - 15 5573
16 Phagwara Ward No - 16 2401
17 Phagwara Ward No - 17 2807
18 Phagwara Ward No - 18 3124
19 Phagwara Ward No - 19 2814
20 Phagwara Ward No - 20 2852
21 Phagwara Ward No - 21 2804
22 Phagwara Ward No - 22 1503
23 Phagwara Ward No - 23 2911
24 Phagwara Ward No - 24 2303
25 Phagwara Ward No - 25 3043
26 Phagwara Ward No - 26 3072
27 Phagwara Ward No - 27 4702

Phagwara City/Town Future Population 2021-2031

Phagwara City Population
2011 97,864
2021 127,000
2022 130,000
2023 133,000
2024 136,000
2025 140,000
2026 144,000
2027 148,000
2028 152,000
2029 156,000
2030 160,000
2031 164,000