Jammu and Kashmir Population

Population
12,541,302
Male Population
6,639,122
Female Population
5,902,180
% of India' Population
1.04%
Sex Ratio
889
Child Sex Ratio
862
Density/km2
56
Density/mi2
146
Area (km2)
222,236
Area (mi2)
85,806
Child Population (0-6 Age)
2,018,905
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
1,084,355
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
934,550
Literacy
67.16%
Male Literacy
76.77%
Female Literacy
56.42%
Total Literate
7,067,233
Male Literate
4,264,671
Female Literate
2,802,562

Jammu and Kashmir Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
3,566,674
28.44%
Muslims
8,567,485
68.31%
Christian
35,631
0.28%
Sikh
234,848
1.87%
Buddhist
112,584
0.90%
Jain
2,490
0.02%
Not Stated
20,082
0.16%
Others
1,508
0.01%
Total
12,541,302
100.00%

Jammu and Kashmir Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District Jammu
1,529,958
Least Populous District Leh
133,487
District with Highest Sex Ratio Kulgam
951
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Leh
690
District with Highest Literacy Rate Jammu
83.45%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Ramban
54.27%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Anantnag
1,078,692
927
62.69%
2. Badgam
753,745
894
56.08%
3. Bandipora
392,232
889
56.28%
4. Baramula
1,008,039
885
64.63%
5. Doda
409,936
919
64.68%
6. Ganderbal
297,446
874
58.04%
7. Jammu
1,529,958
880
83.45%
8. Kargil
140,802
810
71.34%
9. Kathua
616,435
890
73.09%
10. Kishtwar
230,696
920
56.20%
11. Kulgam
424,483
951
59.23%
12. Kupwara
870,354
835
64.51%
13. Leh
133,487
690
77.20%
14. Pulwama
560,440
912
63.48%
15. Punch
476,835
893
66.74%
16. Rajouri
642,415
860
68.17%
17. Ramban
283,713
902
54.27%
18. Reasi
314,667
890
58.15%
19. Samba
318,898
886
81.41%
20. Shupiyan
266,215
951
60.76%
21. Srinagar
1,236,829
900
69.41%
22. Udhampur
554,985
870
68.49%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Anantnag
109,433
927
63.46%
2. Jammu
502,197
908
81.95%
3. Srinagar
1,180,570
908
60.22%