Samba District Population, Jammu & Kashmir - Census India 2011

Samba is one of district of Jammu & Kashmir in India. There are 1 Tehsils, 376 villages and 6 towns in Samba district.

As per the Census India 2011, Samba district has 65,385 households, population of 3,18,898 of which 1,69,124 are males and 1,49,774 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 38,669 which is 12.13% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Samba district is around 886 compared to 889 which is average of Jammu & Kashmir state. The literacy rate of Samba district is 71.54% out of which 77.05% males are literate and 65.32% females are literate. The total area of Samba is 904 sq.km with population density of 353 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 83.19% of population lives in Urban area and 16.81% lives in Rural area. There are 28.8% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 5.51% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Samba district.

Samba Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total3,18,898100%
Hindu2,75,31186.33%
Muslim22,9507.2%
Sikh17,9615.63%
Christian2,3060.72%
Religion not stated3000.09%
Buddhist480.02%
Jain160.01%
Other religions and persuasions60%

Samba Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)38.76865.24
Number of households10,66754,718
Total Population53,6152,65,283
Population (%)55.5%47.47%
Male Population29,7591,39,365
Female Population23,8561,25,918
Sex Ratio802904
Literacy (%)79.07%70.02%

List of Tehsils in Samba

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Samba district, Jammu & Kashmir
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Samba3,18,898903.65353886

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Samba Population Facts

Number of Households65,385
Population3,18,898
Male Population1,69,124 (53.03%)
Female Population1,49,774 (46.97%)
Children Population38,669
Area904 km2
Population density/km2353
Sex-ratio886
Literacy71.54%
Male Literacy77.05%
Female Literacy65.32%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %5.51%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %28.8%

Map of Samba, Jammu & Kashmir