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Mohali (SAS Nagar) Population

Mohali, officially known as Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, is a city in Punjab, India. Mohali and Chandigarh are contiguous areas with only the boundary of Punjab and UT of Chandigarh dividing this area.  It lies in the southwest of Chandigarh City & developing rapidly as an IT & Commercial hub & emerging as an important city in Punjab. 

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Mohali City in 2011 is 146,213  (1.46 Lakh) and the estimated population of Mohali in 2024 is 5 lakh.

Population of Mohali in 2024 - 5 lakh (approx)

Mohali CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)1,46,213
(1.46 Lacs)
Children (0-6)13,8207,3246,496
Average Literacy (%)91.96 %93.67 %90.08 %
Sex ratio911 
Child Sex ratio887 

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Mohali Historical Population

As per Census 2011, Bhopal has a population growth rate of 18.41% during 2001-2011.  It’s expected to have a population growth rate of 50% during 2011-2021.

Let’s look at population & percentage change from  Year 19o1 to 2021.

YearPopulationActual ChangePercentage Change
2021 (estimate)350,000203,787139.37%

Sources: Census 2011

Census 2011 Details

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Mohali City in 2011 was 146,213  (1.46 Lakhs) of which the male population is 76,507 and the female population is 69,706.


The average literacy rate of  Mohali City in 2011 was 91.96 %. If things are looked at gender-wise, male and female literacy was 93.67 % and 90.08 % respectively. The total literate in  Mohali city was 121,742 of which 64,803 are males while 56,939 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in  Mohali, it stood at 911 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of the Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 887 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding children under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 13,820 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 7,324 are boys while 6,496 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 887. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 10.33 % of the total population of  Mohali City

Sources: Census 2011

SAS Nagar District Population

Mohali district, officially known as Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar district or SAS Nagar district, is one of the twenty-two districts of Punjab.  As per the census 2011, the SAS Nagar District population is 994,628 (9.94 Lakhs) and its estimated population in 2024 is 13 lakh.

SAS NagarCensus 2011
Population 994,628
Average Literacy (%)83.80 %
Sex ratio879
Child Sex ratio841
Population of Mohali 2024 | SAS Nagar Population