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

Panchkula district of Hariyana has total population of 561,293 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 299,679 are males while 261,614 are females. In 2011 there were total 117,107 families residing in Panchkula district. The Average Sex Ratio of Panchkula district is 873.

Panchkula district, Hariyana

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 55.8% people lives in Urban areas while 44.2% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.7% while that in the rural areas is 75.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Panchkula district is 881 while that of Rural areas is 863.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Panchkula district is 66302 which is 12% of the total population. There are 35583 male children and 30719 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Panchkula is 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (873) of Panchkula district.

The total literacy rate of Panchkula district is 81.88%. The male literacy rate is 76.7% and the female literacy rate is 67.07% in Panchkula district.

Population
561,293
Literacy
81.88%
Sex Ratio
873

To facilitate the administration, Panchkula district is further divided into 2 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Panchkula Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 66,302 35,583 30,719
Literacy 81.88% 76.7% 67.07%
Scheduled Caste 101,830 53,868 47,962
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 155,975 69,817 86,158

Caste-wise Population - Panchkula district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Panchkula district of Hariyana.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 101,830 53,868 47,962
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Panchkula district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 490,702 (87.42%) 262,324 228,378
Muslim 23,451 (4.18%) 12,341 11,110
Christian 2,583 (0.46%) 1,336 1,247
Sikh 40,951 (7.3%) 21,785 19,166
Buddhist 1,008 (0.18%) 607 401
Jain 1,626 (0.29%) 833 793
Other Religion 90 (0.02%) 49 41
No Religion Specified 882 (0.16%) 404 478

Literacy Rate - Panchkula district

The total literacy rate of Panchkula district was 81.88% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 75.55% of Hariyana. Population-wise, out of total 405,318 literates, males were 229,862 while females were 175,456. Also the male literacy rate was 87.04% and the female literacy rate was 75.99% in Panchkula district.

  Panchkula district Hariyana
Female 75.99% 65.94%
Male 87.04% 84.06%
Total 81.88% 75.55%

Sex Ratio - Panchkula district

The Sex Ratio of Panchkula district is 873 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 873 females in Panchkula district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 873 ) of Panchkula district.


Population Density - Panchkula district

The total area of Panchkula district is 898 km2. Thus the density of Panchkula district is 625 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 70 sq. km. area is under urban region while 828 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Panchkula district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Panchkula, 55.81% people lived in urban regions while 44.19% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 313,230 out of which 166,526 were males while remaining 146,704 were females. In rural areas of Panchkula, male population was 133,153 while female population was 114,910.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Panchkula was 881 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Panchkula was 856 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Panchkula were 34,292 which is 10.95% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Panchkula was 863 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Panchkula was 871 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Panchkula for urban regions was 86.72 percent in which males were 90.47% literate while female literacy stood at 82.48%. The total literate population of Panchkula was 405,318. Similarly in rural areas of Panchkula, the average literacy rate was 75.64 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 82.66% and 67.5% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Panchkula were 163,427.

Rural Urban
Population % 44.19% 55.81%
Total population 248,063 313,230
Male population 133,153 166,526
Female population 114,910 146,704
Sex ratio 863 881
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 871 856
Child population 32,010 34,292
Literates 163,427 241,891
Average literacy 75.64% 86.72%
Male literacy 82.66% 90.47%
Female literacy 67.5% 82.48%

Child Population - Panchkula district

According to Census 2011, there were 66,302 children between age 0 to 6 years in Panchkula district. Out of which 35,583 were male while 30,719 were female.


Working Population - Panchkula district

In Panchkula district out of total population, 211,479 were engaged in work activities. 86.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 211,479 workers engaged in Main Work, 19,598 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8,630 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 182,831 148,695 34,136
Cultivators 19,598 16,525 3,073
Agriculture Labourer 8,630 7,163 1,467
Household Industries 8,181 6,380 1,801
Other Workers 146,422 118,627 27,795
Marginal Workers 28,648 16,170 12,478
Non Working 349,814 134,814 215,000

Panchkula district Map


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