Srinagar (North) Tahsil, with population of about 12.2 lakh is Srinagar district's the most populous sub district, located in Srinagar district of the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. There are 8 villages in the sub district, among them Dara is the most populous village with population of 3177 and Takya Sangi Reshi is the least populous village with population of 254. Dara is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 3 km2 and Gagarzoo is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 4 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Srinagar (M Corp. + OG) (Part) Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; Srinagar (M Corp.) Municipal Corporation; Badami Bagh (CB) Cantonment Board; and Khonmoh (CT) Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 12.2 lakh people, among them about 6.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 5.8 lakh (47%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srinagar (North) tahsil is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 1.9 lakh households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 99% (about 12.1 lakh) live in Srinagar (North) Sub District urban part and 1% (about 11 thousand) population live in the Srinagar (North) Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srinagar (North)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,216,358 1,206,360 1,068 8,930 156,101
Male 640,847 634,833 995 5,019 83,770
Female 575,511 571,527 73 3,911 72,331

Most populated Villages and Cities in Srinagar (North)

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Dara 3177 Srinagar (M Corp.) 1180570
Faqir Gujri 1900 Srinagar (M Corp. + OG) (Part) 1180570
Takan Wari Pora 1880 Badami Bagh (CB) 22214
Sangam 1819 Khonmoh (CT) 2664
Gagarzoo 1187
Mulanar 399
Inder Hama 294
Takya Sangi Reshi 254

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 3% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 944 in Hindus are 183 and in Sikhs are 747.

Religion wise population 2011 - Srinagar (North)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,216,358 42,442 1,157,044 2,733 12,153 284 73 2 1,627
Male 640,847 35,880 595,051 1,766 6,958 170 38 1 983
Female 575,511 6,562 561,993 967 5,195 114 35 1 644

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 9.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 27.4% which is 8.5% higher than male population growth rate of 18.9%. General caste population has increased by 22.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 157% and child population has increased by 63.1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Srinagar (North)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.8% 22.3% 4.6% 157% 63.1%
Male 18.9% 18.5% 4.3% 147.9% 68.4%
Female 27.4% 26.9% 9% 169.7% 57.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 73 and in schedule tribe is 779. There are 863 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Srinagar (North)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 60 60 3 63 -61
2011 898 900 73 779 863
2001 838 840 70 716 924

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Srinagar (North)

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Inder Hama 1146 Srinagar (M Corp. + OG) (Part) 908
Takan Wari Pora 973 Srinagar (M Corp.) 908
Faqir Gujri 919 Badami Bagh (CB) 552
Gagarzoo 902 Khonmoh (CT) 321
Sangam 899
Mulanar 882
Dara 859
Takya Sangi Reshi 789

Literacy

Total about 7.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 4.2 lakh are male and about 3.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srinagar (North) is 69%. 76% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Srinagar (North)

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 3.1% 9.4%
2011 69.4% 76.2% 61.8%
2001 63.7% 73.1% 52.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Srinagar (North)

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Inder Hama 58 Badami Bagh (CB) 88
Dara 58 Khonmoh (CT) 81
Mulanar 53 Srinagar (M Corp. + OG) (Part) 69
Takan Wari Pora 52 Srinagar (M Corp.) 69
Faqir Gujri 46
Sangam 46
Gagarzoo 41
Takya Sangi Reshi 37

Workers profile

Srinagar (North) has 33% (about 4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 13% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srinagar (North)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.9% 26.8% 6.2% 67.1%
Male 51.2% 44.5% 6.6% 48.8%
Female 12.6% 7% 5.6% 87.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Srinagar (North)

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Dara 3.3 Srinagar (M Corp. + OG) (Part) 278.6
Sangam 3.1 Srinagar (M Corp.) 278.6
Takan Wari Pora 2.6 Badami Bagh (CB) 5.9
Faqir Gujri 1.2 Khonmoh (CT) 2
Takya Sangi Reshi 0.8
Mulanar 0.4
Inder Hama 0.2
Gagarzoo 0.1