Mehmood Pora (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of about 11 thousand is Kulgam sub district's the 3rd least populous municipal committee located in Kulgam sub district of Kulgam district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Mehmood Pora (MC) municipal committee is 8 km2 and it is the 4th smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 1445 persons per km2. There are 11 wards in the city, among them Mehmood Pora Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of 1709 and Mehmood Pora Ward No 10 is the least populous ward with population of 648.

Nearest railway station is Wanpoh which is 12 km far from here. Kulgam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 5 km. District head quarter of the city is Kulgam which is 5 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 69 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 775.9 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 thousand people, among them 5490 (50%) are male and 5420 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mehmood Pora (MC) municipal committee is 15%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1944 households in the city and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mehmood Pora (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,910 10,910 0 0 1,638
Male 5,490 5,490 0 0 809
Female 5,420 5,420 0 0 829

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 986.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mehmood Pora (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 10,910 26 10,858 23 0 0 0 0 3
Male 5,490 13 5,466 10 0 0 0 0 1
Female 5,420 13 5,392 13 0 0 0 0 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 987 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 987,. There are 1025 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total 5795 people in the city are literate, among them 3405 are male and 2390 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mehmood Pora (MC) is 63%. 73% of male and 52% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Mehmood Pora (MC) has 45% (4921) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 41% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 37% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mehmood Pora (MC)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45.1% 21% 24.1% 54.9%
Male 49.2% 38.1% 11.1% 50.8%
Female 41% 3.7% 37.3% 59%