BASIC INDICATORS

Punjab-at-a-glance-2004-05

 Basic Statistics of Punjab

SN.

Item

Unit

Number

0

1

2

3

1
Administrative Structure    

 

Area(Census-2001)

Sq.Km.

50362

  Area under Forests
Sq.Km.
3055

 

Divisions

No.

4

 

Districts

No.

17

 

Sub-Divisions

No.

72

 

Tehsils

No.

72

 

Sub-Tehsils

No.

81

 

Blocks

No.

141

 

Towns

No.

145

 

Cities $

No.

14

 

Inhabited Villages

No.

12278

2

Population (Census-2001)*

 

 

 

(i)Total Population

Lakhs

243.59

 

(ii)Rural Population

Lakhs

160.96

 

(iii)Percentage of rural to total population

%

66.08

 

(iv)Urban Population

Lakhs

82.63

 

(v)Percentage to   total population

%

33.92

 

(vi)Density

Perr Sq.K.m.

484

 

(vii)Literate and Educated Persons

No.

14756970

 

(viii)Literacy

%

69.7**

 

(ix)Female per 1000 male

No.

876

 

(x)Female per 1000 male in (0-6) age group
No.
798
3
State Income    
 

(i) Growth Rate
                   2003-04
                    2004-05
                    2005-06


%
%
%


6.29
5.39
5.38
 

(ii) Gross State Domestic Product
     (at current prices)
                   2003-04
                   2004-05
                   2005-06

 

Rs. Crores
Rs. Crores
Rs. Crores


 

81147
88835
95444

  (iii) Gross State Domestic Product
      (at constant prices)
                   2003-04
                   2004-05
                   2005-06

Rs. Crores
Rs. Crores
Rs. Crores


46049
48532
51142
  (iv) Per Capita Income
      (at current prices)
                   2003-04
                   2004-05
                   2005-06


Rs
Rs
Rs


30892
34331
36414
  (v) Per Capita Income
     (at constant prices)
                   2003-04
                   2004-05
                   2005-06

 

Rs
Rs
Rs



17531
18851
19512

4

Local Bodies(2004-05)

 

 

 

(i)Zila Parishads

No.

17

 

(ii)Municipal Committees

No.

133

 

(iii)Improvement Trusts

No.

20

5

Climate(2004)

 

 

 

Average Rainfall

Millimetre

375.2

6

Agriculture(2004-05)*

 

 

 

Net Area Sown

000 Hectares

4200

 

Area Sown More than once

000 Hectares

3732

 

Cropping Intensity***

%

189

7

Irrigation(2004-05)*

 

 

 

Net Area Irrigated by:

 

 

 

(i)Govt. Canals

000 Hectares

1101

 

(ii)Private Canals

000 Hectares

7

 

(iii)Wells/Tubewells

000 Hectares

2919

 

(iv)Others

000 Hectares

8

 

Total(I to iv)

000 Hectares

4035

 

Gross Area Irrigated

000 Hectares

7692

8

Energy(2004-2005)

 

 

 

(i)Consumption of Electricity

Million K.W.H.

22414

 

(ii)Per Capita Consumption of Electricity

K.W.H.

871

9

Medical and Health (1.4.2005)

 

 

 

(i) Birth Rate  
20.6

 

(ii) Death Rate  
7.0

 

(iii) Infant Mortality Rate  
49

 

(iv)Percent of scarcity villages out of the identified water scarcity villages where water supply scheme commissioned
%
70.2

10

Education (30.9.2004)

 

 

 

(i) Universities

No.

6

 

(ii) Arts, Commerce, Home Science &
     Science Colleges

No.

212

 

(iii) High/Senior Secondary Schools

No.

3980

 

(iv) Middle Schools

No.

2503

 

(v)Primary Schools

No.

13352

11

Banking (31-12-2004)

 

 

 

(i) Scheduled Banks

No.

2756

 

(ii)Non-Scheduled Banks-

No.

1

12

Miscellaneous(2004-05)

 

 

 

(i) Post Offices

No.

3960

 

(ii)Police Stations/Police Posts

No.

456

 

(iii)Seats in Punjab Vidhan Sabha

No.

117

 

(iv) Lok Sabha seats in Punjab

No.

13

 

(v)Rajya Sabha Seats in Punjab

No.

7

 

*Provisional

 

 

 

$ Cities having population 1.00 lakh and above.

 

 

** Exclude children in the age group of 0-6 who are treated illiterates in the 2001
Census.

    *** Cropped area x 100
Net area sown

 

2001 Census figures are Provisional

 

   .. Not available