Junnar Municipal Council, with population of about 25 thousand is Junnar sub district's only municipal council located in Junnar sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Junnar municipal council is 3 km2. Population density of the city is 9553 persons per km2. There are 17 wards in the city, among them Junnar Ward No 09 is the most populous ward with population of 2182 and Junnar Ward No 07 is the least populous ward with population of 1035.

Nearest railway station is Pimpri Chinchwad which is 69 km far from here. Junnar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Pune which is 87 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 175 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 25 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (52%) are male and about 12 thousand (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Junnar municipal council is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5637 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Junnar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25,315 21,961 1,462 1,892 2,673
Male 13,066 11,294 746 1,026 1,398
Female 12,249 10,667 716 866 1,275

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 61% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 33% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 942 in Muslims are 942 and in Jains are 863

Religion wise population 2011 - Junnar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 25,315 15,420 8,258 135 5 679 723 11 84
Male 13,066 7,942 4,253 64 4 341 388 5 69
Female 12,249 7,478 4,005 71 1 338 335 6 15

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 2.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 3.3% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 1.4%. General caste population has increased by 2.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.1% and child population has decreased by -15.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Junnar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.3% 2.6% -7.2% 7.1% -15.7%
Male 1.4% 2% -8.8% 2.8% -18.2%
Female 3.3% 3.3% -5.4% 12.8% -12.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 844. There are 912 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Junnar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 17 11 35 74 57
2011 937 944 960 844 912
2001 920 933 925 770 855

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 9449 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Junnar is 90%. 94% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Junnar

Total Male Female
Change 3.2% 1.3% 5.2%
2011 90.4% 94.4% 86.1%
2001 87.2% 93.1% 80.9%

Workers profile

Junnar has 33% (8452) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 15% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Junnar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.4% 30.7% 2.7% 66.6%
Male 50.4% 47.1% 3.3% 49.6%
Female 15.2% 13.3% 1.9% 84.8%