Dhuri is a Municipal Council city in district of Sangrur, Punjab. The Dhuri city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dhuri Municipal Council has population of 55,225 of which 29,231 are males while 25,994 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6169 which is 11.17 % of total population of Dhuri (M Cl). In Dhuri Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 889 against state average of 895. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dhuri is around 818 compared to Punjab state average of 846. Literacy rate of Dhuri city is 81.68 % higher than state average of 75.84 %. In Dhuri, Male literacy is around 86.41 % while female literacy rate is 76.40 %.
Dhuri Municipal Council has total administration over 11,077 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.
Dhuri Caste Factor
Dhuri (M Cl) of Sangrur has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.73 % of total population in Dhuri (M Cl).
The (M Cl) Dhuri currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
Dhuri Work Profile
Out of total population, 18,816 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 15,799 were males while 3,017 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 18816 working population, 90.19 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.81 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dhuri 2021 Population
The next census for Dhuri Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.