Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation, with population of about 17.3 lakh is Haveli sub district's only municipal corporation located in Haveli sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Pimpri Chinchwad municipal corporation is 185 km2. Population density of the city is 9353 persons per km2. There are 106 wards in the city, among them Pimpri Chinchwad Ward No 75 is the most populous ward with population of about 41 thousand and Pimpri Chinchwad Ward No 99 is the least populous ward with population of 6085.

Nearest railway station is Pimpri Chinchawad which is within the city. Pune is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 17 km. District head quarter of the city is Pune which is 17 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 150 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 17.3 lakh people, among them about 9.4 lakh (55%) are male and about 7.9 lakh (45%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pimpri Chinchwad municipal corporation is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 4.3 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pimpri Chinchwad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,727,692 1,417,347 273,810 36,535 221,746
Male 942,533 780,631 142,281 19,621 118,242
Female 785,159 636,716 131,529 16,914 103,504

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 5% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 827 in Muslims are 785 and in Buddhists are 930

Religion wise population 2011 - Pimpri Chinchwad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,727,692 1,454,920 119,355 36,137 5,950 86,969 19,319 959 4,083
Male 942,533 796,309 66,858 18,138 3,089 45,050 10,166 546 2,377
Female 785,159 658,611 52,497 17,999 2,861 41,919 9,153 413 1,706

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 70.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 68.7% which is -3.6% lower than male population growth rate of 72.3%. General caste population has increased by 66.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 94.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 88.3% and child population has increased by 55% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pimpri Chinchwad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70.6% 66.3% 94.8% 88.3% 55%
Male 72.3% 68.5% 93.8% 91.6% 56.2%
Female 68.7% 63.6% 95.9% 84.7% 53.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 833 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 816, in schedule caste is 924 and in schedule tribe is 862. There are 875 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pimpri Chinchwad

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -24 9 -32 -15
2011 833 816 924 862 875
2001 851 840 915 894 890

Literacy

Total about 13.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 7.6 lakh are male and about 5.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pimpri Chinchwad is 89%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pimpri Chinchwad

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 0.8% 6.6%
2011 89.2% 92.4% 85.4%
2001 85.7% 91.6% 78.8%

Workers profile

Pimpri Chinchwad has 39% (about 6.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 16% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pimpri Chinchwad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.2% 36.5% 2.7% 60.8%
Male 58.7% 55.4% 3.4% 41.3%
Female 15.7% 13.7% 2% 84.3%