Population of Pathankot City, Punjab

Population of Pathankot 2021

Pathankot is a city in Punjab, India. It’s a Border City at the intersection of three of the northern states of India — Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, and Jammu and Kashmir & Pakistan border to the west.  The city is at approx 11o km North of Jalandhar and 11o km southeast of Jammu City.

Pathankot Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Pathankot City in 2011 is 148,357 (1.48 Lakhs) of which the male population is 77,833 and the female population is 70,524


The average literacy rate of Pathankot City in 2011 was 88.60 %. If things are looked out at gender-wise, male and female literacy was 91.94 % and 84.96%. respectively. Total literate in Pathankot city was 119,483 of which 64,673 are males while 54,810 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Pathankot, it stood at 906 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 802 girls per 1000 boys


In the census enumeration, data regarding children under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 13,496 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total  7,488 are boys while 6,008 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 802. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.10% of the total population of Pathankot City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Pathankot in 2021 – 1.60 lakhs (approx)

Pathankot CityCensus 2011
Total Population148,357 ( 1.48 lacs)
Male Population77,833
Female Population70,524
Density of Population 
Average Literacy (%)88.60%
% of Male Literates91.94 %
% of Female Literates84.96%
Sex Ratio906
Child Sex Ratio802
Children (0-6 years)13,496
Boys (0-6yrs)7,488
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)6,008

Sources: Census 2011