Kunzer (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of 1890 is Tangmarg sub district's the least populous municipal committee located in Tangmarg sub district of Baramula district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Kunzer (MC) municipal committee is 1 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 1350 persons per km2. There are 5 wards in the city, among them Kunzer Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of 567 and Kunzer Ward No 04 is the least populous ward with population of 185.

Nearest railway station is Mazhama which is 21 km far from here. Gulmarg/ Tangmarg is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Baramulla which is 48 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 31 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 551.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 33°C and minimum temperature goes down to -6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 1890 people, among them 937 (50%) are male and 953 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kunzer (MC) municipal committee is 10%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 306 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kunzer (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,890 1,890 0 0 191
Male 937 937 0 0 90
Female 953 953 0 0 101

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1013.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kunzer (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,890 5 1,868 13 3 0 0 0 1
Male 937 2 928 4 2 0 0 0 1
Female 953 3 940 9 1 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -0.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1901. Female population growth rate of the city is -4.5% which is -8.3% lower than male population growth rate of 3.8%. General caste population has decreased by -0.6% and child population has decreased by -25.4% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -0.6% -0.6% 0% 0% -25.4%
Male 3.8% 3.8% 0% 0% -4.3%
Female -4.5% -4.5% 0% 0% -37.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1017,. There are 1122 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 88 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 601 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change -88 -88 0 0 -601
2011 1017 1017 0 0 1122
2001 1105 1105 0 0 1723

Literacy

Total 1130 people in the city are literate, among them 648 are male and 482 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kunzer (MC) is 67%. 77% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 10.9% 4.6% 16.8%
2011 66.5% 76.5% 56.6%
2001 55.6% 71.9% 39.8%

Workers profile

Kunzer (MC) has 29% (545) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 6% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kunzer (MC)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28.8% 22.2% 6.7% 71.2%
Male 52.1% 42.9% 9.2% 47.9%
Female 6% 1.8% 4.2% 94%