Pune Cantonment Board, with population of about 72 thousand is Pune City sub district's the least populous cantonment board located in Pune City sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Pune cantonment board is 14 km2 and it is the biggest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 5172 persons per km2. There are 8 wards in the city, among them Pune Ward No 06 is the most populous ward with population of about 15 thousand and Pune Ward No 08 is the least populous ward with population of 5394.

Nearest railway station is Pune which is 4 km far from here. Pune is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 4 km. District head quarter of the city is Pune which is 4 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 160 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 72 thousand people, among them about 37 thousand (52%) are male and about 35 thousand (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pune cantonment board is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pune

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 71,781 62,090 9,307 384 6,349
Male 37,046 32,318 4,524 204 3,324
Female 34,735 29,772 4,783 180 3,025

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 57% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 23% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 8% population all other religious communities contribute 12% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 881 in Muslims are 1031 and in Christians are 1128

Religion wise population 2011 - Pune

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 71,781 41,143 16,560 6,088 1,272 3,211 2,505 883 119
Male 37,046 21,877 8,152 2,861 861 1,531 1,283 421 60
Female 34,735 19,266 8,408 3,227 411 1,680 1,222 462 59

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -10.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 80 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is -10.3% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of -10.2%. General caste population has decreased by -13.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.3% and child population has decreased by -23.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pune

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -10.2% -13.6% 20.6% 12.3% -23.3%
Male -10.2% -13.3% 18.4% 25.9% -21.6%
Female -10.3% -14.1% 22.7% 0% -25.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 1057 and in schedule tribe is 882. There are 910 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pune

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 -9 37 -229 -43
2011 938 921 1057 882 910
2001 939 930 1020 1111 953

Literacy

Total about 61 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 32 thousand are male and about 29 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pune is 94%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pune

Total Male Female
Change 1.6% 0.1% 3.3%
2011 93.6% 95.8% 91.3%
2001 92% 95.7% 88%

Workers profile

Pune has 39% (about 28 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 17% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pune

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.6% 37.1% 1.6% 61.4%
Male 58.5% 56.6% 1.9% 41.5%
Female 17.5% 16.2% 1.3% 82.5%