Sunderbani (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of 6930 is Sunderbani sub district's only municipal committee located in Sunderbani sub district of Rajouri district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Sunderbani (MC) municipal committee is 0 km2. Population density of the city is 36474 persons per km2. There are 7 wards in the city, among them Sunderbani Ward No 07 is the most populous ward with population of 3548 and Sunderbani Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 231.

Nearest railway station is Jammu which is 78 km far from here. Sunderbani is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Rajouri. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 78 km far from here. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to -1°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 6930 people, among them 4598 (66%) are male and 2332 (34%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sunderbani (MC) municipal committee is 9%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1138 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sunderbani (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,930 6,627 259 44 650
Male 4,598 4,406 157 35 359
Female 2,332 2,221 102 9 291

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Sikhs which contribute 5% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 4% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 551 in Sikhs are 133 and in Muslims are 311.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sunderbani (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,930 6,263 249 39 374 4 0 0 1
Male 4,598 4,039 190 34 330 4 0 0 1
Female 2,332 2,224 59 5 44 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 69.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4088. Female population growth rate of the city is 47.5% which is -35.9% lower than male population growth rate of 83.4%. General caste population has increased by 69.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 67.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 214.3% and child population has increased by 46.1% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sunderbani (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 69.5% 69.1% 67.1% 214.3% 46.1%
Male 83.4% 82.7% 82.6% 250% 35.5%
Female 47.5% 47.3% 47.8% 125% 61.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 507 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 504, in schedule caste is 650 and in schedule tribe is 257. There are 811 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 124 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 132 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sunderbani (MC)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -124 -121 -152 -143 132
2011 507 504 650 257 811
2001 631 625 802 400 679

Literacy

Total 5909 people in the city are literate, among them 4120 are male and 1789 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sunderbani (MC) is 94%. 97% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sunderbani (MC)

Total Male Female
Change 2.6% 2.0% 2.2%
2011 94.1% 97.2% 87.7%
2001 91.5% 95.2% 85.5%

Workers profile

Sunderbani (MC) has 50% (3478) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 68% male and 14% female population are working population. 67% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sunderbani (MC)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50.2% 48.7% 1.5% 49.8%
Male 68.4% 66.7% 1.7% 31.6%
Female 14.2% 13.3% 1% 85.8%