Dehlon Population - Ludhiana, Punjab

Dehlon is a large village located in Ludhiana East Tehsil of Ludhiana district, Punjab with total 1026 families residing. The Dehlon village has population of 5190 of which 2741 are males while 2449 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dehlon village population of children with age 0-6 is 487 which makes up 9.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dehlon village is 893 which is lower than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Dehlon as per census is 902, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Dehlon village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Dehlon village was 84.44 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Dehlon Male literacy stands at 87.36 % while female literacy rate was 81.15 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Dehlon village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Dehlon village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Dehlon village.

Dehlon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,026 - -
Population 5,190 2,741 2,449
Child (0-6) 487 256 231
Schedule Caste 1,993 1,038 955
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.44 % 87.36 % 81.15 %
Total Workers 1,792 1,609 183
Main Worker 1,698 554,545 0
Marginal Worker 94 69 25

Caste Factor

In Dehlon village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.40 % of total population in Dehlon village. The village Dehlon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Dehlon village out of total population, 1792 were engaged in work activities. 94.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1792 workers engaged in Main Work, 244 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 115 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