Firozpur District Population, Punjab - Census India 2011

Firozpur is one of district of Punjab in India. There are 5 Tehsils, 1,000 villages and 15 towns in Firozpur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Firozpur district has 3,85,994 households, population of 20,29,074 of which 10,71,637 are males and 9,57,437 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,48,103 which is 12.23% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Firozpur district is around 893 compared to 895 which is average of Punjab state. The literacy rate of Firozpur district is 60.5% out of which 65.98% males are literate and 54.36% females are literate. The total area of Firozpur is 5,305 sq.km with population density of 382 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 72.77% of population lives in Urban area and 27.23% lives in Rural area. There are 42.17% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Firozpur district.

Firozpur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total20,29,074100%
Sikh10,90,81553.76%
Hindu9,06,40844.67%
Christian19,3580.95%
Muslim6,8440.34%
Religion not stated3,7740.19%
Jain1,1430.06%
Buddhist4540.02%
Other religions and persuasions2780.01%

Firozpur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)138.585,166.42
Number of households1,09,0272,76,967
Total Population5,52,55614,76,518
Population (%)53.47%47.43%
Male Population2,95,4297,76,208
Female Population2,57,1277,00,310
Sex Ratio870902
Literacy (%)69.98%56.95%

List of Tehsils in Firozpur

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Firozpur district, Punjab
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Firozpur5,67,1911,293.06439878
Abohar 4,43,2661,208.73367883
Fazilka4,04,1521,153.23350902
Jalalabad 3,56,027910391907
Zira2,58,438739.97349915

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Firozpur Population Facts

Number of Households3,85,994
Population20,29,074
Male Population10,71,637 (52.81%)
Female Population9,57,437 (47.19%)
Children Population2,48,103
Area5,305 km2
Population density/km2382
Sex-ratio893
Literacy60.5%
Male Literacy65.98%
Female Literacy54.36%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0
Scheduled Caste (SC) %42.17%

Map of Firozpur, Punjab