Rahon is a Municipal Council city in district of Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar, Punjab. The Rahon city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Rahon Municipal Council has population of 15,676 of which 8,267 are males while 7,409 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1771 which is 11.30 % of total population of Rahon (M Cl). In Rahon Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 896 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Rahon is around 910 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Rahon city is 80.12 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Rahon, Male literacy is around 83.84 % while female literacy rate is 75.95 %.
Rahon Municipal Council has total administration over 3,260 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.
Rahon Caste Factor
In Rahon (M Cl), most of the (M Cl)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.07 % of total population in Rahon (M Cl).
The (M Cl) Rahon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Rahon Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,213 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,616 were males while 597 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5213 working population, 93.61 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.39 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Rahon 2021 Population
The next census for Rahon Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.