Paonta Sahib Tehsil of Sirmaur district has total population of 157,799 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 83,015 are males while 74,784 are females. In 2011 there were total 31,523 families residing in Paonta Sahib Tehsil. The Average Sex Ratio of Paonta Sahib Tehsil is 901.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16% people lives in Urban areas while 84% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.8% while that in the rural areas is 76.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Paonta Sahib Tehsil is 898 while that of Rural areas is 901.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paonta Sahib Tehsil is 20254 which is 13% of the total population. There are 10541 male children and 9713 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paonta Sahib Tehsil is 921 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 901 ) of Paonta Sahib Tehsil.
The total literacy rate of Paonta Sahib Tehsil is 78.3%. The male literacy rate is 75.05% and the female literacy rate is 60.7% in Paonta Sahib Tehsil.
To facilitate the administration, Paonta Sahib Tehsil is further divided into 1 town and 146 villages.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Paonta Sahib Tehsil.
|Children (Age 0-6)||20,254||10,541||9,713|
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.7% of total population in Paonta Sahib Tehsil of .
|No Religion Specified||266||(0.17%)||139||127|
Average literacy rate of Paonta Sahib Tehsil in 2011 were 78.3% in which, male and female literacy were 85.96% and 69.77% respectively. Total literate in Paonta Sahib Tehsil were 107,698 of which male and female were 62,301 and 45,397 respectively.
The Sex Ratio of Paonta Sahib Tehsil is 901 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 901 females in Paonta Sahib Tehsil. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 921 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 901 ) of Paonta Sahib Tehsil.
According to Census 2011, there were 20,254 children between age 0 to 6 years in Paonta Sahib Tehsil. Out of which 20,254 were male while 20,254 were female.
As per Census 2011, there are total 5,713 families under Paonta Sahib Tehsil living in urban areas while 5,713 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 16% of total population of Paonta Sahib Tehsil lives in Urban areas while 84% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,921 while that in rural region is 17,333.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||20,254||2,921||17,333|
In Paonta Sahib Tehsil out of total population, 64,727 were engaged in work activities. 70% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 64,727 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,596 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,342 were Agricultural labourer.