Gujrat Population

Total population of the district

According to Punjab Development Statistics 2011, total population of Gujrat district is 2,542 thousand persons out of which 1,271 thousand are males and 1,271 thousand are females. Density of population in the district is 764 persons per square Kilometre.

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

Town

Population (Th. Nos.)

Urban

Rural

Total

Gujrat

451

911

1362

Kharian

208

754

962

Sarai Alamgir

46

172

218

Total

705

1837

2542

Man Power Availability

As regards availability of skilled labour, there are 13 technical / commercial / vocational institutions (9 for men, 4 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, Handicraft Dress Designing and knitting etc. In all about 3376 technicians/artisans/workers are trained every year.