Jagraon is a Municipal Council city in district of Ludhiana, Punjab. The Jagraon city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jagraon Municipal Council has population of 65,240 of which 34,387 are males while 30,853 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7049 which is 10.80 % of total population of Jagraon (M Cl). In Jagraon Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 897 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jagraon is around 856 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Jagraon city is 81.69 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Jagraon, Male literacy is around 84.80 % while female literacy rate is 78.25 %.
Jagraon Municipal Council has total administration over 13,236 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.
Jagraon Caste Factor
Jagraon (M Cl) of Ludhiana has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.47 % of total population in Jagraon (M Cl).
The (M Cl) Jagraon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Jagraon Work Profile
Out of total population, 25,066 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 19,535 were males while 5,531 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 25066 working population, 84.74 % were engaged in Main Work while 15.26 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Jagraon 2021 Population
The next census for Jagraon Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.