Udhampur (M Cl + OG) Municipal Council And Out Growth, with population of about 84 thousand is Udhampur sub district's only municipal council and out growth located in Udhampur sub district of Udhampur district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Udhampur (M Cl + OG) municipal council and out growth is 25 km2. Population density of the city is 3322 persons per km2. There are 42 wards in the city, among them Karli Khalki (og) Ward No 32 (rural Mdds Code:004970) is the most populous ward with population of about 21 thousand and Chanthal (og) Ward No 26 (rural Mdds Code:004964) is the least populous ward with population of 47.

Nearest railway station is Udhampur which is within the city. Udhampur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Udhampur. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 66 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 978.2 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 84 thousand people, among them about 51 thousand (61%) are male and about 33 thousand (39%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Udhampur (M Cl + OG) municipal council and out growth is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% 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 - Udhampur (M Cl + OG)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 84,015 71,456 10,882 1,677 8,240
Male 51,217 44,607 5,707 903 4,505
Female 32,798 26,849 5,175 774 3,735

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 629 in Muslims are 811 and in Sikhs are 659.

Religion wise population 2011 - Udhampur (M Cl + OG)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 84,015 75,234 5,399 1,124 2,120 58 24 4 52
Male 51,217 46,180 2,982 679 1,278 45 18 2 33
Female 32,798 29,054 2,417 445 842 13 6 2 19

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 47.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 57 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 58.3% which is 16.7% higher than male population growth rate of 41.6%. General caste population has increased by 33.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 254.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 916.4% and child population has increased by 46.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Udhampur (M Cl + OG)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47.7% 33.2% 254.1% 916.4% 46.3%
Male 41.6% 29.5% 249.9% 699.1% 45.5%
Female 58.3% 39.7% 258.9% 1388.5% 47.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 640 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 602, in schedule caste is 907 and in schedule tribe is 857. There are 829 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 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Udhampur (M Cl + OG)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 67 44 23 397 9
2011 640 602 907 857 829
2001 573 558 884 460 820

Literacy

Total about 68 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 44 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Udhampur (M Cl + OG) is 90%. 94% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Udhampur (M Cl + OG)

Total Male Female
Change -1.9% -1.5% -1.4%
2011 89.5% 93.6% 83.1%
2001 91.4% 95.1% 84.5%

Workers profile

Udhampur (M Cl + OG) has 46% (about 38 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 14% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Udhampur (M Cl + OG)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45.8% 42.3% 3.5% 54.2%
Male 65.8% 62.3% 3.5% 34.2%
Female 14.5% 11.1% 3.3% 85.5%