Salah Nagar Population - Jalandhar, Punjab

Salah Nagar is a large village located in Shahkot Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 546 families residing. The Salah Nagar village has population of 2478 of which 1273 are males while 1205 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salah Nagar village population of children with age 0-6 is 205 which makes up 8.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salah Nagar village is 947 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Salah Nagar as per census is 708, lower than Punjab average of 846.

Salah Nagar village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Salah Nagar village was 77.52 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Salah Nagar Male literacy stands at 81.18 % while female literacy rate was 73.75 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Salah Nagar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Salah Nagar village.

Salah Nagar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 546 - -
Population 2,478 1,273 1,205
Child (0-6) 205 120 85
Schedule Caste 934 490 444
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 77.52 % 81.18 % 73.75 %
Total Workers 874 763 111
Main Worker 840 - -
Marginal Worker 34 19 15

Caste Factor

In Salah Nagar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.69 % of total population in Salah Nagar village. The village Salah Nagar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Salah Nagar village out of total population, 874 were engaged in work activities. 96.11 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.89 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 874 workers engaged in Main Work, 300 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 151 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149