Palwal District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Hariyana) - Census 2011

Palwal district of Hariyana has total population of 1,042,708 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 554,497 are males while 488,211 are females. In 2011 there were total 171,157 families residing in Palwal district. The Average Sex Ratio of Palwal district is 880.

Palwal district, Hariyana

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 22.7% people lives in Urban areas while 77.3% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.8% while that in the rural areas is 66.7%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Palwal district is 883 while that of Rural areas is 880.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palwal district is 177494 which is 17% of the total population. There are 95132 male children and 82362 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palwal is 866 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (880) of Palwal district.

The total literacy rate of Palwal district is 69.32%. The male literacy rate is 68.48% and the female literacy rate is 45.08% in Palwal district.

Population
1,042,708
Literacy
69.32%
Sex Ratio
880

To facilitate the administration, Palwal district is further divided into 3 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Palwal Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Palwal district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 177,494 95,132 82,362
Literacy 69.32% 68.48% 45.08%
Scheduled Caste 203,123 107,741 95,382
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 442,912 174,801 268,111

Caste-wise Population - Palwal district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Palwal district of Hariyana.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 203,123 107,741 95,382
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Palwal district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 826,342 (79.25%) 440,964 385,378
Muslim 208,566 (20%) 109,462 99,104
Christian 932 (0.09%) 503 429
Sikh 3,971 (0.38%) 2,042 1,929
Buddhist 345 (0.03%) 183 162
Jain 915 (0.09%) 483 432
Other Religion 20 (0%) 12 8
No Religion Specified 1,617 (0.16%) 848 769

Literacy Rate - Palwal district

The total literacy rate of Palwal district was 69.32% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 75.55% of Hariyana. Population-wise, out of total 599,796 literates, males were 379,696 while females were 220,100. Also the male literacy rate was 82.66% and the female literacy rate was 54.23% in Palwal district.

  Palwal district Hariyana
Female 54.23% 65.94%
Male 82.66% 84.06%
Total 69.32% 75.55%

Sex Ratio - Palwal district

The Sex Ratio of Palwal district is 880 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 880 females in Palwal district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 866 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 880 ) of Palwal district.


Population Density - Palwal district

The total area of Palwal district is 1,359 km2. Thus the density of Palwal district is 767 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 47 sq. km. area is under urban region while 1,312 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Palwal district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Palwal, 22.69% people lived in urban regions while 77.31% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 236,544 out of which 125,590 were males while remaining 110,954 were females. In rural areas of Palwal, male population was 428,907 while female population was 377,257.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Palwal was 883 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Palwal was 830 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Palwal were 33,728 which is 14.26% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Palwal was 880 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Palwal was 874 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Palwal for urban regions was 77.81 percent in which males were 86.16% literate while female literacy stood at 68.45%. The total literate population of Palwal was 599,796. Similarly in rural areas of Palwal, the average literacy rate was 66.72 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 81.59% and 49.85% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Palwal were 441,985.

Rural Urban
Population % 77.31% 22.69%
Total population 806,164 236,544
Male population 428,907 125,590
Female population 377,257 110,954
Sex ratio 880 883
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 874 830
Child population 143,766 33,728
Literates 441,985 157,811
Average literacy 66.72% 77.81%
Male literacy 81.59% 86.16%
Female literacy 49.85% 68.45%

Child Population - Palwal district

According to Census 2011, there were 177,494 children between age 0 to 6 years in Palwal district. Out of which 95,132 were male while 82,362 were female.


Working Population - Palwal district

In Palwal district out of total population, 309,563 were engaged in work activities. 70.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 309,563 workers engaged in Main Work, 71,540 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26,229 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 216,932 189,102 27,830
Cultivators 71,540 62,145 9,395
Agriculture Labourer 26,229 21,126 5,103
Household Industries 5,616 4,741 875
Other Workers 113,547 101,090 12,457
Marginal Workers 92,631 52,362 40,269
Non Working 733,145 313,033 420,112

Palwal district Map


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