Kapurthala District Population, Punjab - Census India 2011

Kapurthala is one of district of Punjab in India. There are 4 Tehsils, 688 villages and 9 towns in Kapurthala district.

As per the Census India 2011, Kapurthala district has 1,67,989 households, population of 8,15,168 of which 4,26,311 are males and 3,88,857 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 86,025 which is 10.55% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Kapurthala district is around 912 compared to 895 which is average of Punjab state. The literacy rate of Kapurthala district is 70.73% out of which 74.18% males are literate and 66.94% females are literate. The total area of Kapurthala is 1,633 sq.km with population density of 499 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 65.35% of population lives in Urban area and 34.65% lives in Rural area. There are 33.94% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Kapurthala district.

Kapurthala Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total8,15,168100%
Sikh4,53,69255.66%
Hindu3,36,12441.23%
Muslim10,1901.25%
Buddhist6,6620.82%
Christian5,4450.67%
Religion not stated2,1680.27%
Jain5530.07%
Other religions and persuasions3340.04%

Kapurthala Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)89.631,543.37
Number of households60,2791,07,710
Total Population2,82,4625,32,706
Population (%)53.24%48.2%
Male Population1,50,3792,75,932
Female Population1,32,0832,56,774
Sex Ratio878931
Literacy (%)76.4%67.73%

List of Tehsils in Kapurthala

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Kapurthala district, Punjab
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Kapurthala 3,41,631656.55520889
Phagwara 2,47,367296.54834915
Sultanpur Lodhi 1,21,816444.92274922
Bhulath1,04,354234.99444973

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Kapurthala Population Facts

Number of Households1,67,989
Population8,15,168
Male Population4,26,311 (52.3%)
Female Population3,88,857 (47.7%)
Children Population86,025
Area1,633 km2
Population density/km2499
Sex-ratio912
Literacy70.73%
Male Literacy74.18%
Female Literacy66.94%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0
Scheduled Caste (SC) %33.94%

Map of Kapurthala , Punjab