Anantnag District Population, Jammu & Kashmir - Census India 2011

Anantnag is one of district of Jammu & Kashmir in India. There are 6 Tehsils, 342 villages and 13 towns in Anantnag district.

As per the Census India 2011, Anantnag district has 1,53,640 households, population of 10,78,692 of which 5,59,767 are males and 5,18,925 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,08,538 which is 19.33% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Anantnag district is around 927 compared to 889 which is average of Jammu & Kashmir state. The literacy rate of Anantnag district is 50.57% out of which 57.96% males are literate and 42.61% females are literate. The total area of Anantnag is 3,574 sq.km with population density of 302 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 73.77% of population lives in Urban area and 26.23% lives in Rural area. There are 0.17% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 10.75% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Anantnag district.

Anantnag Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total10,78,692100%
Muslim10,57,00597.99%
Hindu13,1801.22%
Sikh6,1400.57%
Christian1,4490.13%
Religion not stated8490.08%
Buddhist550.01%
Jain70%
Other religions and persuasions70%

Anantnag Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)98.243,475.76
Number of households35,9921,17,648
Total Population2,82,8877,95,805
Population (%)52.58%48.35%
Male Population1,48,7554,11,012
Female Population1,34,1323,84,793
Sex Ratio902936
Literacy (%)59.98%47.23%

List of Tehsils in Anantnag

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Anantnag district, Jammu & Kashmir
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Anantnag3,64,763188.831932943
Dooru1,99,429130.691526893
Kokernag1,73,712126.011379905
Bijbehara1,46,801142.101033976
Pahalgam1,19,884125.22957928
Shangus74,10359.091254897

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Anantnag Population Facts

Number of Households1,53,640
Population10,78,692
Male Population5,59,767 (51.89%)
Female Population5,18,925 (48.11%)
Children Population2,08,538
Area3,574 km2
Population density/km2302
Sex-ratio927
Literacy50.57%
Male Literacy57.96%
Female Literacy42.61%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %10.75%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %0.17%

Map of Anantnag, Jammu & Kashmir