Lasjan (CT) Census Town, with population of 5281 is Srinagar (South) sub district's the most populous census town located in Srinagar (South) sub district of Srinagar district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Lasjan (CT) census town is 5 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1098 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Lasjan Ward No 01 and the population of Lasjan Ward No 01 is 5281.

Nearest railway station is Nowgam which is 7 km far from here. Srinagar (south) is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Srinagar . Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 4 km far from here. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 33°C and minimum temperature goes down to -5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5281 people, among them 2645 (50%) are male and 2636 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lasjan (CT) census town is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 876 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lasjan (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,281 5,281 0 0 544
Male 2,645 2,645 0 0 291
Female 2,636 2,636 0 0 253

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 997.

Religion wise population 2011 - Lasjan (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,281 13 5,265 1 0 0 0 0 2
Male 2,645 6 2,637 0 0 0 0 0 2
Female 2,636 7 2,628 1 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4644. Female population growth rate of the census town is 15.8% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.7% and child population has increased by 17.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lasjan (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.7% 13.7% 0% 0% 17.7%
Male 11.7% 11.7% 0% 0% 29.3%
Female 15.8% 15.8% 0% 0% 6.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 997 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 997,. There are 869 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 184 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lasjan (CT)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 36 0 0 -184
2011 997 997 0 0 869
2001 961 961 0 0 1053

Literacy

Total 3185 people in the census town are literate, among them 1810 are male and 1375 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lasjan (CT) is 67%. 77% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lasjan (CT)

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 4.0% 13.8%
2011 67.2% 76.9% 57.7%
2001 58.8% 72.9% 43.9%

Workers profile

Lasjan (CT) has 29% (1531) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 7% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lasjan (CT)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29% 20.9% 8% 71%
Male 51.3% 39.9% 11.4% 48.7%
Female 6.6% 1.9% 4.7% 93.4%