Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part) Municipal Council And Out Growth (Anantnag Part), with population of about 1.5 lakh is a part of the main city Anantnag city, located in Anantnag sub district of Anantnag district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. There are 40 wards in the city, among them Anantnag Ward No 13 is the most populous ward with population of about 10 thousand and Fateh Garh (og) Ward No 36 (rural Mdds Code:003735) is the least populous ward with population of 59.

Nearest railway station is Wanpoh Anantnag which is 8 km far from here. Anantnag is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 8 km. District head quarter of the city is Anantnag which is 8 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 54 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 105 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 33°C and minimum temperature goes down to -6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1.5 lakh people, among them about 78 thousand (52%) are male and about 73 thousand (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part) municipal council and out growth (Anantnag part) is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 18 thousand households in the city and an average 9 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 150,198 149,582 63 553 25,102
Male 77,508 77,131 63 314 13,528
Female 72,690 72,451 0 239 11,574

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 956.

Religion wise population 2011 - Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 150,198 1,605 148,147 255 96 5 2 0 88
Male 77,508 1,496 75,751 139 64 3 1 0 54
Female 72,690 109 72,396 116 32 2 1 0 34

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 138.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 63 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 152.4% which is 26.2% higher than male population growth rate of 126.2%. General caste population has increased by 138.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -76%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 442.2% and child population has increased by 247.3% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 138.2% 138.6% -76% 442.2% 247.3%
Male 126.2% 127.2% -73.3% 292.5% 247.5%
Female 152.4% 152% -100% 986.4% 247%

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 939, and in schedule tribe is 761. There are 856 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 98 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change 98 92 -114 486 -1
2011 938 939 0 761 856
2001 840 847 114 275 857

Literacy

Total about 92 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 52 thousand are male and about 40 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part) is 74%. 81% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 4.4% 9.6%
2011 73.8% 81% 66.2%
2001 67.5% 76.6% 56.6%

Workers profile

Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part) has 29% (about 44 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 16% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Anantnag (M Cl + OG) (Part)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.1% 19.7% 9.4% 70.9%
Male 41.7% 33.5% 8.2% 58.3%
Female 15.7% 4.9% 10.8% 84.3%