Nangal Tehsil Population, Caste, Religion Data - Rupnagar district, Punjab

Nangal Tehsil of Rupnagar district has total population of 133,585 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 68,598 are males while 64,987 are females. In 2011 there were total 27,754 families residing in Nangal Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Nangal Tehsil is 947.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 36.3% people lives in Urban areas while 63.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.9% while that in the rural areas is 82.3%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Nangal Tehsil is 916 while that of Rural areas is 966.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nangal Tehsil is 13950 which is 10% of the total population. There are 7426 male children and 6524 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nangal Tehsil is 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 947 ) of Nangal Tehsil.

The total literacy rate of Nangal Tehsil is 85.14%. The male literacy rate is 80.69% and the female literacy rate is 71.56% in Nangal Tehsil.

Population
133,585
Literacy
85.14%
Sex Ratio
947

To facilitate the administration, Nangal Tehsil is further divided into 2 towns and 59 villages.

Nangal Tehsil Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 13,950 7,426 6,524
Literacy 85.14% 80.69% 71.56%
Scheduled Caste 28,020 14,441 13,579
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 31,724 13,243 18,481

Caste-wise Population - Nangal Tehsil

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Nangal Tehsil of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 28,020 14,441 13,579
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - Nangal Tehsil

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 106,415 (79.66%) 54,736 51,679
Muslim 2,029 (1.52%) 1,052 977
Christian 247 (0.18%) 123 124
Sikh 24,570 (18.39%) 12,530 12,040
Buddhist 33 (0.02%) 17 16
Jain 26 (0.02%) 15 11
Other Religion 3 (0%) 2 1
No Religion Specified 262 (0.2%) 123 139

Literacy Rate - Nangal Tehsil

Average literacy rate of Nangal Tehsil in 2011 were 85.14% in which, male and female literacy were 90.49% and 79.55% respectively. Total literate in Nangal Tehsil were 101,861 of which male and female were 55,355 and 46,506 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Nangal Tehsil

The Sex Ratio of Nangal Tehsil is 947 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 947 females in Nangal Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 879 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 947 ) of Nangal Tehsil.


Child Population - Nangal Tehsil

According to Census 2011, there were 13,950 children between age 0 to 6 years in Nangal Tehsil. Out of which 13,950 were male while 13,950 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Nangal Tehsil

As per Census 2011, there are total 10,738 families under Nangal Tehsil living in urban areas while 10,738 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 36.3% of total population of Nangal Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 63.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,227 while that in rural region is 9,723.

Total Urban Rural
Population 133,585 48,497 85,088
Children (0 - 6 years) 13,950 4,227 9,723
Schedule Caste 28,020 12,323 15,697
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 85.14% 89.91% 82.34%
Sex Ratio 947 916 966

Working Population - Nangal Tehsil

In Nangal Tehsil out of total population, 44,860 were engaged in work activities. 83% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 44,860 workers engaged in Main Work, 5,818 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,388 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 37,250 30,371 6,879
Cultivators 5,818 4,376 1,442
Agriculture Labourer 2,388 1,846 542
Household Industries 1,053 682 371
Other Workers 27,991 23,467 4,524
Marginal Workers 7,610 4,251 3,359
Non Working 88,725 33,976 54,749

Nangal Tehsil Map


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