Ganaur (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of about 36 thousand is Ganaur sub district's only municipal committee located in Ganaur sub district of Sonipat district in the state Haryana in India. Total geographical area of Ganaur (MC) municipal committee is 9 km2. Population density of the city is 3930 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Ganaur Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of 4686 and Ganaur Ward No 12 is the least populous ward with population of 1013.

Nearest railway station is Ganaur which is within the city. Ganaur is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Sonipat which is 16 km away. Chandigarh is the state head quarter of the city and is 192 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 507 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.2°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 36 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (53%) are male and about 17 thousand (47%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganaur (MC) municipal committee is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 6863 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganaur (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35,603 30,065 5,538 0 4,459
Male 18,991 16,042 2,949 0 2,472
Female 16,612 14,023 2,589 0 1,987

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 5% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 871 in Muslims are 936 and in Jains are 884.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ganaur (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 35,603 32,509 1,636 38 117 17 1,221 2 63
Male 18,991 17,373 845 21 65 7 648 1 31
Female 16,612 15,136 791 17 52 10 573 1 32

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 22.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 23.9% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 21.7%. General caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.4% and child population has increased by 0.3% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.7% 24.4% 14.4% 0% 0.3%
Male 21.7% 23.7% 11.8% 0% 0.4%
Female 23.9% 25.2% 17.4% 0% 0.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 875 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 874, in schedule caste is 878. There are 804 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 16 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 - Ganaur (MC)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 10 41 0 -1
2011 875 874 878 0 804
2001 859 864 837 0 805

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganaur (MC) is 84%. 90% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% 2.3% 7.1%
2011 83.6% 90.2% 76.1%
2001 79.1% 87.9% 69%

Workers profile

Ganaur (MC) has 32% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 13% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganaur (MC)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.7% 27.8% 3.9% 68.3%
Male 48.2% 43.4% 4.9% 51.8%
Female 12.8% 10% 2.8% 87.2%