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

Phillaur Tehsil of Jalandhar district has total population of 381,732 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 195,869 are males while 185,863 are females. In 2011 there were total 80,057 families residing in Phillaur Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Phillaur Tehsil is 949.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18.5% people lives in Urban areas while 81.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 82.7% while that in the rural areas is 78.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Phillaur Tehsil is 916 while that of Rural areas is 957.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Phillaur Tehsil is 38234 which is 10% of the total population. There are 20340 male children and 17894 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Phillaur Tehsil is 880 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 949 ) of Phillaur Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Phillaur Tehsil is 79.58%. The male literacy rate is 74.84% and the female literacy rate is 68.19% in Phillaur Tehsil.

Population
381,732
Literacy
79.58%
Sex Ratio
949

To facilitate the administration, Phillaur Tehsil is further divided into 5 towns and 236 villages.

Phillaur Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 38,234 20,340 17,894
Literacy 79.58% 74.84% 68.19%
Scheduled Caste 188,972 96,857 92,115
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 108,393 49,276 59,117

Caste-wise Population - Phillaur Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Phillaur Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 188,972 96,857 92,115
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Phillaur Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 236,155 (61.86%) 121,828 114,327
Muslim 5,298 (1.39%) 2,777 2,521
Christian 1,652 (0.43%) 856 796
Sikh 130,445 (34.17%) 66,243 64,202
Buddhist 7,197 (1.89%) 3,676 3,521
Jain 81 (0.02%) 42 39
Other Religion 149 (0.04%) 72 77
No Religion Specified 755 (0.2%) 375 380

Literacy Rate - Phillaur Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Phillaur Tehsil in 2011 were 79.58% in which, male and female literacy were 83.51% and 75.46% respectively. Total literate in Phillaur Tehsil were 273,339 of which male and female were 146,593 and 126,746 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Phillaur Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Phillaur Tehsil is 949 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 949 females in Phillaur Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 880 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 949 ) of Phillaur Tehsil.


Child Population - Phillaur Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 38,234 children between age 0 to 6 years in Phillaur Tehsil. Out of which 38,234 were male while 38,234 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Phillaur Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 14,979 families under Phillaur Tehsil living in urban areas while 14,979 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 18.5% of total population of Phillaur Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 81.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,548 while that in rural region is 30,686.

Total Urban Rural
Population 381,732 70,455 311,277
Children (0 - 6 years) 38,234 7,548 30,686
Schedule Caste 188,972 27,379 161,593
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.58% 82.67% 78.88%
Sex Ratio 949 916 957

Working Population - Phillaur Tehsil

In Phillaur Tehsil out of total population, 128,406 were engaged in work activities. 87.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 128,406 workers engaged in Main Work, 21,630 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6,733 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 112,536 98,373 14,163
Cultivators 21,630 20,293 1,337
Agriculture Labourer 6,733 5,900 833
Household Industries 4,371 3,605 766
Other Workers 79,802 68,575 11,227
Marginal Workers 15,870 10,418 5,452
Non Working 253,326 87,078 166,248

Phillaur Tehsil Map


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