Barnala District Population, Punjab - Census India 2011

Barnala is one of district of Punjab in India. There are 2 Tehsils, 128 villages and 5 towns in Barnala district.

As per the Census India 2011, Barnala district has 1,15,798 households, population of 5,95,527 of which 3,17,522 are males and 2,78,005 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 64,987 which is 10.91% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Barnala district is around 876 compared to 895 which is average of Punjab state. The literacy rate of Barnala district is 60.42% out of which 63.62% males are literate and 56.77% females are literate. The total area of Barnala is 1,482 sq.km with population density of 402 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 67.98% of population lives in Urban area and 32.02% lives in Rural area. There are 32.24% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Barnala district.

Barnala Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total5,95,527100%
Sikh4,67,75178.54%
Hindu1,12,85918.95%
Muslim13,1002.2%
Christian6220.1%
Other religions and persuasions4810.08%
Religion not stated3600.06%
Jain2460.04%
Buddhist1080.02%

Barnala Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)50.751,431.25
Number of households39,14176,657
Total Population1,90,6854,04,842
Population (%)53.65%46.84%
Male Population1,02,3122,15,210
Female Population88,3731,89,632
Sex Ratio864881
Literacy (%)65.78%57.9%

List of Tehsils in Barnala

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Barnala district, Punjab
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Barnala3,88,699897.50433872
Tapa2,06,828584.49354882

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Barnala Population Facts

Number of Households1,15,798
Population5,95,527
Male Population3,17,522 (53.32%)
Female Population2,78,005 (46.68%)
Children Population64,987
Area1,482 km2
Population density/km2402
Sex-ratio876
Literacy60.42%
Male Literacy63.62%
Female Literacy56.77%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0
Scheduled Caste (SC) %32.24%

Map of Barnala, Punjab