Srinagar (NPP) Nagar Palika Parishad, with population of about 20 thousand is Srinagar sub district's only nagar palika parishad located in Srinagar sub district of Garhwal district in the state Uttarakhand in India. Total geographical area of Srinagar (NPP) nagar palika parishad is 9 km2. Population density of the city is 2235 persons per km2. There are 9 wards in the city, among them Srinagar Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of 4523 and Srinagar Ward No 08 is the least populous ward with population of 601.

Nearest railway station is Rishikesh which is 105 km far from here. Srinagar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Pauri which is 32 km away. Dehradun is the state head quarter of the city and is 148 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1203.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3.7°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (53%) are male and 9364 (47%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Srinagar (NPP) nagar palika parishad is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 4669 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Srinagar (NPP)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,115 16,891 3,138 86 2,142
Male 10,751 9,109 1,595 47 1,149
Female 9,364 7,782 1,543 39 993

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 910 in Muslims are 496.

Religion wise population 2011 - Srinagar (NPP)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 20,115 18,321 1,539 44 51 14 97 0 49
Male 10,751 9,590 1,029 21 29 8 46 0 28
Female 9,364 8,731 510 23 22 6 51 0 21

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 2.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 10.7% which is 14.7% higher than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -4.4% and child population has increased by 10.1% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2.3% -2.5% 39.6% -4.4% 10.1%
Male -4% -8% 27.9% 2.2% 8%
Female 10.7% 4.9% 54.1% -11.4% 12.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 871 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 854, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 830. There are 864 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 116 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change 116 105 164 -127 35
2011 871 854 967 830 864
2001 755 749 803 957 829

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 9047 are male and 7493 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Srinagar (NPP) is 92%. 94% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 1.3% 0.7% 2.7%
2011 92% 94.2% 89.5%
2001 90.7% 93.5% 86.8%

Workers profile

Srinagar (NPP) has 33% (6588) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 13% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Srinagar (NPP)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.8% 28.9% 3.9% 67.2%
Male 50% 45.6% 4.4% 50%
Female 13% 9.7% 3.3% 87%