Nurpur is a Municipal Council city in district of Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. The Nurpur city is divided into 9 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Nurpur Municipal Council has population of 9,807 of which 5,105 are males while 4,702 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 877 which is 8.94 % of total population of Nurpur (M Cl). In Nurpur Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 921 against state average of 972. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Nurpur is around 854 compared to Himachal Pradesh state average of 909. Literacy rate of Nurpur city is 90.66 % higher than state average of 82.80 %. In Nurpur, Male literacy is around 93.50 % while female literacy rate is 87.60 %.
Nurpur Municipal Council has total administration over 2,137 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Nurpur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.57 % of total population in Nurpur (M Cl).
Nurpur Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,068 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,523 were males while 545 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3068 working population, 87.22 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.78 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Nurpur 2020 Population
The next census for Nurpur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.