Pune Municipal Corporation, with population of about 31.2 lakh is Pune City sub district's only municipal corporation located in Pune City sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Pune municipal corporation is 276 km2. Population density of the city is 11304 persons per km2. There are 144 wards in the city, among them Pune Ward No 122 is the most populous ward with population of about 49 thousand and Pune Ward No 70 is the least populous ward with population of about 11 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Pune which is within the city. Pune is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Pune. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 160 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 31.2 lakh people, among them about 16 lakh (51%) are male and about 15.2 lakh (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pune municipal corporation is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 7.4 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pune

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,124,458 2,671,037 419,396 34,025 337,062
Male 1,603,675 1,374,647 211,200 17,828 176,624
Female 1,520,783 1,296,390 208,196 16,197 160,438

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 6% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 943 in Muslims are 946 and in Buddhists are 999

Religion wise population 2011 - Pune

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,124,458 2,481,627 344,571 67,808 13,558 123,179 76,441 6,368 10,906
Male 1,603,675 1,277,413 177,101 33,218 6,859 61,633 38,858 3,243 5,350
Female 1,520,783 1,204,214 167,470 34,590 6,699 61,546 37,583 3,125 5,556

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 23.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 24.9% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of 21.4%. General caste population has increased by 20.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.2% and child population has increased by 11.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pune

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.1% 20.6% 40.3% 39.2% 11.3%
Male 21.4% 18.9% 38.7% 38.8% 11.3%
Female 24.9% 22.4% 42% 39.6% 11.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 943, in schedule caste is 986 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 908 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 27 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 - Pune

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 27 23 5 -1
2011 948 943 986 909 908
2001 921 916 963 904 909

Literacy

Total about 25 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 13.2 lakh are male and about 11.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pune is 90%. 92% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pune

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 0.7% 6.0%
2011 89.6% 92.3% 86.7%
2001 86.3% 91.6% 80.7%

Workers profile

Pune has 39% (about 12 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 21% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pune

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.5% 36.1% 2.4% 61.5%
Male 54.9% 52.4% 2.5% 45.1%
Female 21.2% 19% 2.2% 78.8%