Ludhiana District Population, Punjab - Census India 2011

Ludhiana is one of district of Punjab in India. There are 7 Tehsils, 907 villages and 20 towns in Ludhiana district.

As per the Census India 2011, Ludhiana district has 7,16,826 households, population of 34,98,739 of which 18,67,816 are males and 16,30,923 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 3,84,114 which is 10.98% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Ludhiana district is around 873 compared to 895 which is average of Punjab state. The literacy rate of Ludhiana district is 73.18% out of which 76.47% males are literate and 69.4% females are literate. The total area of Ludhiana is 3,578 sq.km with population density of 978 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 40.84% of population lives in Urban area and 59.16% lives in Rural area. There are 26.39% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Ludhiana district.

Ludhiana Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total34,98,739100%
Sikh18,63,40853.26%
Hindu15,02,40342.94%
Muslim77,7132.22%
Jain19,6200.56%
Christian16,5170.47%
Religion not stated15,8170.45%
Buddhist2,0070.06%
Other religions and persuasions1,2540.04%

Ludhiana Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)321.903,256.10
Number of households4,36,0302,80,796
Total Population20,69,70814,29,031
Population (%)53.84%47.28%
Male Population11,14,3727,53,444
Female Population9,55,3366,75,587
Sex Ratio857897
Literacy (%)75.28%70.12%

List of Tehsils in Ludhiana

Check out complete list of all Tehsils of Ludhiana district, Punjab
TehsilPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Ludhiana (East)19,34,2256343051854
Ludhiana (West)3,62,602543668896
Jagraon3,41,234784.34435906
Samrala2,23,385491.58454905
Khanna2,22,297212.401047894
Payal2,13,545428.98498876
Raikot2,01,451482.89417899

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Ludhiana Population Facts

Number of Households7,16,826
Population34,98,739
Male Population18,67,816 (53.39%)
Female Population16,30,923 (46.61%)
Children Population3,84,114
Area3,578 km2
Population density/km2978
Sex-ratio873
Literacy73.18%
Male Literacy76.47%
Female Literacy69.4%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0
Scheduled Caste (SC) %26.39%

Map of Ludhiana, Punjab