India - Punjab

Census Results

1971-04-01 13,551,000
1981-03-01 16,789,000
1991-03-01 20,282,000
2001-03-01 24,358,999
2011-03-01 27,743,338

General Information

Official name Punjab
Official name [native] Punjab
Capital Chandigarh
Capital [native] Chandigarh
ISO code IN-03
Statistical agency The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India

Administrative units

codedistrictcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
035GurdaspurGurdaspur3,5512,104,0112,298,323
036KapurthalaKapurthala1,633754,521815,168
037JalandharJalandhar2,6241,962,7002,193,590
038HoshiarpurHoshiarpur3,3861,480,7361,586,625
039Shahid Bhagat Singh NagarNawanshahr1,282587,468612,310
040Fatehgarh SahibFatehgarh Sahib1,180538,041600,163
041LudhianaLudhiana3,5783,032,8313,498,739
042MogaMoga2,242894,854995,746
043FirozpurFirozpur5,3051,746,1072,029,074
044MuktsarMuktsar2,593777,493901,896
045FaridkotFaridkot1,458550,892617,508
046BathindaBathinda3,3531,183,2951,388,525
047MansaMansa2,198688,758769,751
048PatialaPatiala3,3251,633,8791,895,686
049AmritsarAmritsar2,6832,157,0202,490,656
050Tarn TaranTarn Taran2,414939,0571,119,627
051RupnagarRupnagar1,356628,846684,627
052Sahibzada Ajit Singh NagarSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar1,094698,317994,628
053SangrurSangrur3,6251,473,2421,655,169
054BarnalaBarnala1,482526,931595,527
 total 50,36224,358,99927,743,338
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Expanded administrative units

codedistrict
tehsil
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
035GurdaspurGurdaspur3,5512,104,0112,298,323
00200Dhar Kalan  52,15654,186
00201Pathankot  573,998622,412
00202Gurdaspur  744,092821,539
00203Batala  618,105675,891
00204Dera Baba Nanak  115,660124,295
036KapurthalaKapurthala1,633754,521815,168
00205Bhulath  102,896104,354
00206Kapurthala  310,909341,631
00207Sultanpur Lodhi  114,816121,816
00208Phagwara  225,900247,367
037JalandharJalandhar2,6241,962,7002,193,590
00209Shahkot  158,683166,532
00210Nakodar  196,237208,157
00211Phillaur  367,307381,732
00212Jalandhar - I  965,1621,145,692
00213Jalandhar -II  275,311291,477
038HoshiarpurHoshiarpur3,3861,480,7361,586,625
00214Dasua  340,494360,505
00215Mukerian  308,195335,063
00216Hoshiarpur  516,110560,346
00217Garhshankar  315,937330,711
039Shahid Bhagat Singh NagarNawanshahr1,282587,468612,310
00218Nawanshahr  409,448423,546
00219Balachaur  178,020188,764
040Fatehgarh SahibFatehgarh Sahib1,180538,041600,163
00220Bassi Pathana  93,08096,163
00221Fatehgarh Sahib  186,243202,334
00222Amloh  172,877210,628
00223Khamanon  85,84191,038
041LudhianaLudhiana3,5783,032,8313,498,739
00224Samrala  206,400223,385
00225Khanna  191,398222,297
00226Payal  200,034213,545
00227Ludhiana (East)  1,647,6941,934,225
00228Ludhiana (West)  275,842362,602
00229Raikot  192,239201,451
00230Jagraon  319,224341,234
042MogaMoga2,242894,854995,746
00231Nihal Singhwala  156,455170,609
00232Bhagha Purana  205,085225,649
00233Moga  533,314599,488
043FirozpurFirozpur5,3051,746,1072,029,074
00234Zira  223,111258,438
00235Firozpur  496,601567,191
00236Jalalabad  303,415356,027
00237Fazilka  346,296404,152
00238Abohar  376,684443,266
044MuktsarMuktsar2,593777,493901,896
00239Malout  302,424348,165
00240Giddarbaha  205,118222,937
00241Muktsar  269,951330,794
045FaridkotFaridkot1,458550,892617,508
00242Faridkot  406,322456,578
00243Jaitu  144,570160,930
046BathindaBathinda3,3531,183,2951,388,525
00244Rampura Phul  283,606316,669
00245Bathinda  631,475755,926
00246Talwandi Sabo  268,214315,930
047MansaMansa2,198688,758769,751
00247Sardulgarh  154,927174,234
00248Budhlada  229,122254,706
00249Mansa  304,709340,811
048PatialaPatiala3,3251,633,8791,895,686
00250Samana  310,312173,970
00251Patran   193,683
00252Nabha  251,326277,236
00253Patiala  682,557859,786
00254Rajpura  389,684391,011
049AmritsarAmritsar2,6832,157,0202,490,656
00255Ajnala  384,566442,711
00256Amritsar - I  285,981312,240
00257Amritsar - II  1,206,2031,415,214
00258Baba Bakala  280,270320,491
050Tarn TaranTarn Taran2,414939,0571,119,627
00259Tarn Taran  410,761493,625
00260Patti  363,619438,190
00261Khadur Sahib  164,677187,812
051RupnagarRupnagar1,356628,846684,627
00262Anandpur Sahib  297,508194,445
00263Nangal   133,585
00264Rup Nagar  331,338181,256
00265Chamkaur Sahib   175,341
052Sahibzada Ajit Singh NagarSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar1,094698,317994,628
00266Kharar  257,505329,763
00267S.A.S.Nagar (Mohali)  229,757324,375
00268Dera Bassi  211,055340,490
053SangrurSangrur3,6251,473,2421,655,169
00269Malerkotla  386,439429,754
00270Dhuri  240,080261,247
00271Sangrur  322,371362,882
00272Sunam  328,799334,641
00273Lehra   132,382
00274Moonak  195,553134,263
054BarnalaBarnala1,482526,931595,527
00275Barnala  526,931388,699
00276Tapa   206,828
 total 50,36224,358,99927,743,338
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Agglomerations

namepopulation
2011-03-01
census
Ludhiana1,618,879
Amritsar1,183,549
Jalandhar874,412
Patiala446,246
Bathinda285,788
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Main cities

namepopulation
1991-03-01
census
population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
Ludhiana1,042,7401,398,4671,618,879
Amritsar708,835966,8621,132,383
Jalandhar..706,043862,886
Patiala238,368303,151406,192
Bathinda159,042217,256285,788
Hoshiarpur122,705149,668168,653
Batala86,006125,677156,619
Moga108,304125,573150,411
Pathankot123,930157,925148,937
S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali)..123,484146,213
Abohar107,163124,339145,302
Malerkotla..107,009135,424
Khanna..103,099128,137
Muktsar..83,655116,747
Barnala..96,624116,449
Firozpur..95,475110,313
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.