Gujranwala Population

Total population of the district

According to Punjab Development Statistics 2011, total population of Gujranwala district is 4,479 thousand persons out of which 2,329 thousand are males and 2,150 thousand females. Density of population in the district is 1,237 persons per square Kilometer.

Tehsil wise distribution of Urban and Rural population is given in Table.

Town

Population (Th. Nos.)

Urban

Rural

Total

Khiali Shahpur Town

376

285

661

Qila Dedar Singh Town

505

108

613

Aroop Town

420

229

649

Nandipur Town

373

184

557

Wazirabad Town

252

566

818

Kamoke Town

187

343

530

Nowshera Virkan Town

23

500

523

Cantonment

128

0

128

Total

2264

2215

4476

Man Power Availability

As regards availability of skilled labour, there are 20 technical/ commercial/ vocational institutions (15 for men and 5 for women) imparting Training in various trades e.g. mechanical, electrical, auto-engineering, welding, wood working and commerce. Vocational institutions for women impart training in hand/machine embroidery, stitching, knitting, Fashion Design, Cooking & Baking etc. In all about 4,284 technicians/ artisans/ workers are trained every year.