Jalandhar - I Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Jalandhar district, Punjab

Jalandhar - I Tehsil of Jalandhar district has total population of 1,145,692 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 606,349 are males while 539,343 are females. In 2011 there were total 245,989 families residing in Jalandhar - I Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Jalandhar - I Tehsil is 889.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 85% people lives in Urban areas while 15% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.4% while that in the rural areas is 82.4%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Jalandhar - I Tehsil is 878 while that of Rural areas is 958.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jalandhar - I Tehsil is 117997 which is 10% of the total population. There are 63132 male children and 54865 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jalandhar - I Tehsil is 869 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 889 ) of Jalandhar - I Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Jalandhar - I Tehsil is 85.82%. The male literacy rate is 79.58% and the female literacy rate is 74.06% in Jalandhar - I Tehsil.

Population
1,145,692
Literacy
85.82%
Sex Ratio
889

To facilitate the administration, Jalandhar - I Tehsil is further divided into 10 towns and 138 villages.

Jalandhar - I Tehsil Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jalandhar - I Tehsil.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 117,997 63,132 54,865
Literacy 85.82% 79.58% 74.06%
Scheduled Caste 360,294 188,041 172,253
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 263,700 123,815 139,885

Caste-wise Population - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jalandhar - I Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 360,294 188,041 172,253
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 832,452 (72.66%) 443,419 389,033
Muslim 17,242 (1.5%) 9,778 7,464
Christian 15,601 (1.36%) 7,987 7,614
Sikh 267,449 (23.34%) 138,602 128,847
Buddhist 2,803 (0.24%) 1,428 1,375
Jain 3,444 (0.3%) 1,803 1,641
Other Religion 458 (0.04%) 244 214
No Religion Specified 6,243 (0.54%) 3,088 3,155

Literacy Rate - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Jalandhar - I Tehsil in 2011 were 85.82% in which, male and female literacy were 88.83% and 82.45% respectively. Total literate in Jalandhar - I Tehsil were 881,992 of which male and female were 482,534 and 399,458 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Jalandhar - I Tehsil is 889 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 889 females in Jalandhar - I Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 869 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 889 ) of Jalandhar - I Tehsil.


Child Population - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 117,997 children between age 0 to 6 years in Jalandhar - I Tehsil. Out of which 117,997 were male while 117,997 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 208,598 families under Jalandhar - I Tehsil living in urban areas while 208,598 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 85% of total population of Jalandhar - I Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 15% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 101,338 while that in rural region is 16,659.

Total Urban Rural
Population 1,145,692 973,974 171,718
Children (0 - 6 years) 117,997 101,338 16,659
Schedule Caste 360,294 271,478 88,816
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 85.82% 86.43% 82.38%
Sex Ratio 889 878 958

Working Population - Jalandhar - I Tehsil

In Jalandhar - I Tehsil out of total population, 416,797 were engaged in work activities. 90% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 416,797 workers engaged in Main Work, 12,543 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9,955 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 375,160 314,819 60,341
Cultivators 12,543 11,319 1,224
Agriculture Labourer 9,955 7,942 2,013
Household Industries 14,318 11,328 2,990
Other Workers 338,344 284,230 54,114
Marginal Workers 41,637 25,613 16,024
Non Working 728,895 265,917 462,978

Jalandhar - I Tehsil Map


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