Kedarnath (NP) Nagar Panchayat, with population of 612 is Ukhimath sub district's only nagar panchayat located in Ukhimath sub district of Rudraprayag district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Kedarnath (NP) nagar panchayat is 3 km2. Population density of the city is 223 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this city which is Kedarnath Ward No 01 and the population of Kedarnath Ward No 01 is 612.

Nearest railway station is Rishikesh which is 127 km far from here. Ukhimath is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 63 km. District head quarter of the city is Rudraprayag which is 91 km away. Dehradun is the state head quarter of the city and is 273 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1208.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 34.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 1.6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 612 people, among them 609 (100%) are male and 3 (0%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kedarnath (NP) nagar panchayat is 0%, among them 0% are boys and 0% are girls. There are 297 households in the city and an average 2 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kedarnath (NP)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 612 586 26 0 0
Male 609 583 26 0 0
Female 3 3 0 0 0

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 5

Religion wise population 2011 - Kedarnath (NP)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 612 600 2 1 1 0 0 8 0
Male 609 597 2 1 1 0 0 8 0
Female 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 27% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 482. Female population growth rate of the city is -76.9% which is -106.8% lower than male population growth rate of 29.9%. General caste population has increased by 29.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kedarnath (NP)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27% 29.9% 18.2% -100% 0%
Male 29.9% 33.1% 18.2% -100% 0%
Female -76.9% -76.9% 0% 0% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 5 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 5,. 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kedarnath (NP)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 -25 0 0 0
2011 5 5 0 0 0
2001 28 30 0 0 0

Literacy

Total 601 people in the city are literate, among them 599 are male and 2 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kedarnath (NP) is 98%. 98% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 32%. Male literacy has gone up by 31% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kedarnath (NP)

Total Male Female
Change 31.8% 31.7% 12.9%
2011 98.2% 98.4% 66.7%
2001 66.4% 66.7% 53.8%

Workers profile

Kedarnath (NP) has 99% (604) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 99% male and 100% female population are working population. 98% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 100% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kedarnath (NP)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 98.7% 98.2% 0.5% 1.3%
Male 98.7% 98.2% 0.5% 1.3%
Female 100% 100% 0% 0%