Khem Karan is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Tarn Taran, Punjab. The Khem Karan city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Khem Karan Nagar Panchayat has population of 13,446 of which 7,390 are males while 6,056 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1632 which is 12.14 % of total population of Khem Karan (NP). In Khem Karan Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 819 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Khem Karan is around 848 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Khem Karan city is 61.55 % lower than state average of 75.84 %. In Khem Karan, Male literacy is around 67.00 % while female literacy rate is 54.85 %.
Khem Karan Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 2,436 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Khem Karan Caste Factor
In Khem Karan (NP), most of the (NP)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.09 % of total population in Khem Karan (NP).
The (NP) Khem Karan currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Khem Karan Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,914 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,251 were males while 663 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4914 working population, 91.41 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.59 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Khem Karan 2021 Population
The next census for Khem Karan Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.