Gulmarg (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of 1965 is Tangmarg sub district's the most populous municipal committee located in Tangmarg sub district of Baramula district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Gulmarg (MC) municipal committee is 8 km2 and it is the biggest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 243 persons per km2. There are 5 wards in the city, among them Gulmarg Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of 1756 and Gulmarg Ward No 02 is the least populous ward with population of 39.

Nearest railway station is Baramulla which is 30 km far from here. Gulmarg/ Tangmarg is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Srinagar which is 50 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 50 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1417.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 33°C and minimum temperature goes down to -8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 1965 people, among them 1957 (100%) are male and 8 (0%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gulmarg (MC) municipal committee is 0%, among them 0% are boys and 0% are girls. There are 77 households in the city and an average 26 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gulmarg (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,965 1,950 12 3 0
Male 1,957 1,942 12 3 0
Female 8 8 0 0 0

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 87% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 12% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 2 in Muslims are 17.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gulmarg (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,965 1,703 244 11 7 0 0 0 0
Male 1,957 1,699 240 11 7 0 0 0 0
Female 8 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 123.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 878. Female population growth rate of the city is -46.7% which is -173.5% lower than male population growth rate of 126.8%. General caste population has increased by 123.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 200%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 200% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gulmarg (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 123.8% 123.4% 200% 200% -100%
Male 126.8% 126.3% 200% 200% -100%
Female -46.7% -46.7% 0% 0% -100%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 4 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 4,. There are 0 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2000 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gulmarg (MC)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -13 0 0 -2000
2011 4 4 0 0 0
2001 17 17 0 0 2000

Literacy

Total 1950 people in the city are literate, among them 1942 are male and 8 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gulmarg (MC) is 99%. 99% of male and 100% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 38%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gulmarg (MC)

Total Male Female
Change 3.1% 2.6% 38.5%
2011 99.2% 99.2% 100%
2001 96.1% 96.6% 61.5%

Workers profile

Gulmarg (MC) has 100% (1962) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 100% male and 75% female population are working population. 100% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 75% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gulmarg (MC)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 99.8% 99.8% 0% 0.2%
Male 99.9% 99.9% 0% 0.1%
Female 75% 75% 0% 25%