Gagon Population - Rupnagar, Punjab

Gagon is a medium size village located in Chamkaur Sahib Tehsil of Rupnagar district, Punjab with total 130 families residing. The Gagon village has population of 650 of which 337 are males while 313 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gagon village population of children with age 0-6 is 64 which makes up 9.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gagon village is 929 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Gagon as per census is 829, lower than Punjab average of 846.

Gagon village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Gagon village was 84.30 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Gagon Male literacy stands at 89.74 % while female literacy rate was 78.52 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gagon 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 Gagon village.

Gagon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 130 - -
Population 650 337 313
Child (0-6) 64 35 29
Schedule Caste 373 190 183
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.30 % 89.74 % 78.52 %
Total Workers 219 156 63
Main Worker 214 - -
Marginal Worker 5 3 2

Caste Factor

In Gagon village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.38 % of total population in Gagon village. The village Gagon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gagon village out of total population, 219 were engaged in work activities. 97.72 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.28 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 219 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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