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Amritsar Cantt. Town Population Census 2011 - 2024

Amritsar Cantt. is a Cantonment Board city in district of Amritsar, Punjab. The Amritsar Cantt. city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Amritsar Cantt. Cantonment Board has population of 10,410 of which 6,255 are males while 4,155 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1315 which is 12.63 % of total population of Amritsar Cantt. (CB). In Amritsar Cantt. Cantonment Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 664 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Amritsar Cantt. is around 777 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Amritsar Cantt. city is 92.96 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Amritsar Cantt., Male literacy is around 95.90 % while female literacy rate is 88.44 %.

Amritsar Cantt. Cantonment Board has total administration over 2,240 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Cantonment Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Amritsar Cantt. 2023 - 2024 Population

Current estimated population of Amritsar Cantt. Cantonment Board in 2024 is approximately 14,700. The schedule census of 2021 for Amritsar Cantt. city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Amritsar Cantt. city will be conducted in 2024 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Amritsar Cantt. town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.

Amritsar Cantt. Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.66 % of total population in Amritsar Cantt. (CB). The (CB) Amritsar Cantt. currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Amritsar Cantt. Work Profile

Out of total population, 4,626 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,088 were males while 538 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 4626 working population, 89.34 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.66 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Amritsar Cantt. Population Religion Data

Religion Percentage
Hindu 81.73%
Muslim 2.20%
Christian 2.09%
Sikh 13.82%
Buddhist 0.07%
Jain 0.00%
Others 0.01%
No Religion 0.08%

Amritsar Cantt. City Ward List

# Ward Population
1 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 1 1618
2 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 2 1791
3 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 3 1793
4 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 4 1199
5 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 5 1062
6 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 6 1287
7 Amritsar Cantt. Ward No - 7 1660

Amritsar Cantt. City/Town Future Population 2021-2031

Amritsar Cantt. City Population
2011 10,410
2021 13,500
2022 13,900
2023 14,300
2024 14,700
2025 15,100
2026 15,500
2027 15,900
2028 16,300
2029 16,700
2030 17,200
2031 17,700