Ghomanhasan (MC) Municipal Committee, with population of 3944 is Jammu sub district's only municipal committee located in Jammu sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Ghomanhasan (MC) municipal committee is 2 km2. Population density of the city is 1972 persons per km2. There are 7 wards in the city, among them Ghomanhasan Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 726 and Ghomanhasan Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 364.

Nearest railway station is Jammu which is 15 km far from here. Jammu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 15 km. District head quarter of the city is Jammu which is 15 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 15 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 800.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 3944 people, among them 2106 (53%) are male and 1838 (47%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghomanhasan (MC) municipal committee is 11%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 793 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghomanhasan (MC)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,944 2,424 1,516 4 441
Male 2,106 1,298 806 2 250
Female 1,838 1,126 710 2 191

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Sikhs which contribute 8% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 877 in Sikhs are 829.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ghomanhasan (MC)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,944 3,605 0 22 311 0 0 0 6
Male 2,106 1,921 0 11 170 0 0 0 4
Female 1,838 1,684 0 11 141 0 0 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 6.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3709. Female population growth rate of the city is 4.8% which is -2.9% lower than male population growth rate of 7.7%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.8% and child population has decreased by -3.7% in the city since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.3% 7.8% 3.8% 0% -3.7%
Male 7.7% 10.4% 3.3% 0% -2.7%
Female 4.8% 4.9% 4.4% 0% -5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 873 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 867, in schedule caste is 881 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 764 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 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghomanhasan (MC)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 -45 9 1000 -18
2011 873 867 881 1000 764
2001 896 912 872 0 782

Literacy

Total 2943 people in the city are literate, among them 1647 are male and 1296 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghomanhasan (MC) is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

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

Total Male Female
Change 7.2% 4.3% 10.3%
2011 84% 88.7% 78.7%
2001 76.8% 84.4% 68.4%

Workers profile

Ghomanhasan (MC) has 28% (1123) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 5% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghomanhasan (MC)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.5% 18.3% 10.2% 71.5%
Male 48.7% 32% 16.7% 51.3%
Female 5.3% 2.5% 2.8% 94.7%