Srinagar (M Corp.) Municipal Corporation, with population of about 11.8 lakh is Srinagar (North) sub district's only municipal corporation located in Srinagar (North) sub district of Srinagar district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Srinagar (M Corp.) municipal corporation is 279 km2. Population density of the city is 4238 persons per km2. There are 68 wards in the city, among them Srinagar Ward No 54 is the most populous ward with population of about 31 thousand and Srinagar Ward No 16 is the least populous ward with population of 7719.

Nearest railway station is Srinagar which is 6 km far from here. Srinagar (north) is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Srinagar. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 649.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 33°C and minimum temperature goes down to -6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 11.8 lakh people, among them about 6.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 5.6 lakh (48%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srinagar (M Corp.) municipal corporation is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 1.8 lakh households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srinagar (M Corp.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,180,570 1,173,865 936 5,769 152,445
Male 618,790 614,586 863 3,341 81,795
Female 561,780 559,279 73 2,428 70,650

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 910, in schedule caste is 85 and in schedule tribe is 727. There are 864 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total about 7.1 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 4.1 lakh are male and about 3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srinagar (M Corp.) is 69%. 76% of male and 62% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Srinagar (M Corp.) has 32% (about 3.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 12% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srinagar (M Corp.)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.4% 26.4% 6.1% 67.6%
Male 50.6% 44% 6.6% 49.4%
Female 12.5% 6.9% 5.5% 87.5%