Sialkot Population

Total population of the district

According to Punjab Development Statistics 2011, total estimated population of Sialkot district is 3,458 thousand persons out of which 1,819 thousand are males and 1,729 thousand female. Density of population in the district is 1,147persons per square Kilometre. Percentage break- up of the Rural and Urban population is 73.80 and 26.20 respectively.

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

Town

Population (Th. Nos.)

Urban

Rural

Total

Daska

156

563

719

Pasrur

99

660

759

Sambrial

92

289

381

Sialkot

559

1040

1599

Total

906

2552

3458

Man Power Availability

As regards availability of skilled labour, there are 13 technical / commercial / vocational institutions (8 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 and knitting. In all about 5,866 technicians/artisans/workers are trained every year.