District at a Glance

Sr. No. Heading Description Heading Value
1. Total Population (Census 2011) 6,84,627(Rural – 5,06,820, Urban – 1,77,807)
2. Male Population (Census 2011) 3,57,485
3. Female Population (Census 2011) 3,27,142
4. No. of Females against 1000 Males (Census 2011) 915
5. No. of families 1,35,635 (Rural – 97,827, Urban – 37,808
6. Literacy Rate 82 %
7. No. of Villages 606 (Populated – 589, Becharag – 18)
8. No. of Panchayats 593
9. No. of Municipal Councils/Nagar Panchayats 6
10. Assembly Constituencies 3 (049-Sri Anandpur Sahib, 050-Rupnagar and 051-Sri Chamkaur Sahib)
11.  Market Committees 4 (Rupnagar, Morinda, Sri Anandpur Sahib, Sri Chamkaur Sahin)
12. Sub Divisions 4 (Rupnagar, Sri Anandpur Sahib, Sri Chamkaur Sahib and Nangal)
13. Tehsils 4 (Rupnagar, Sri Anandpur Sahib, Sri Chamkaur Sahib and Nangal)
14. Sub Tehsils 2 (Nurpur Bedi and Morinda)
15. Blocks 5 (Rupnagar, Sri Anandpur Sahib, Sri Chamkaur Sahib, Nurpur Bedi and Morinda)
16. Colleges 11 (1. Govt. College Rupnagar, 2. Govt. Shiwalik College, Naya Nangal, 3. Khalsa College, Sri Anandpur Sahib, 4. Bela College, 5. Khalsa College for Women, Morinda, 6. Sant Bhuriwala College, Tibba Nangal, 7. Khalsa College for Girls, Munney, Nurpur Bedi, 8. Shiwalik Pharmacy College, Naya Nangal, 9. College of Education, Bhanupali, Sri Anandpur Sahib, 10. IET Bhaddal, Rupnagar, 11. I.I.T., Rupnagar)
17. Teacher Training Centres 2 (1. DIET, Rupnagar, 2. Govt in-service training centre, Rupnagar)
18. ITI 5 (1. ITI, Boys, Rupnagar, 2. ITI, Girls, Rupnagar, 3. ITI Girls, Morinda, 4. ITI, Sri Anandpur Sahib, 5. ITI, Nangal)
19.  Senior Secondary Schols 45
20. High Schools 60
21. Middle Schools 170
22. Primary Schools 559
23. District Hospital 1 (Rupnagar)
24. Sub Division Hospital 1 (Sri Anandpur Sahib)
25. Community Health Centres 4 (1. Nurpur Bedi, 2. Bharatgarh, 3. Sri Chamkaur Sahib, 4. Morinda)
26. Primary Health Centre 1 (Kiratpur Sahib)
27. Ayurvedic Dispensaries 34
28. Veternary Centres 91
29. Agriculture Cooperative Societies 99
30. No. of Banks 171
31. Police Station/Chownkis 9 / 11
32.  Religious, Historical and Places of Interest

12 (1. Sri Anandpur Sahib, 2. Sri Kiratpur Sahib, 3. Sri Parivaar Vichhora Sahib, 4. Sri Bhabhor Sahib, Nangal, 5. Sri Bhatha Sahib Rupnagar, 5. Sri Chamkaur Sahib, 6. Morinda, 7. Shiv Temple, Jatwahar (Mahabharat Time), 8. Rendezvous Place, Rupnagar, 8. Harappan Civilization Place, Rupnagar, 9. Nangal Dam, 10. Powar House, Ganguwal, 11. Kotla Power House, 12. Headworks, Rupnagar, 13. Guru Gobind Singh Super Thermal Plant, Rupnagar, 14. Sri Dashmesh Academy, Anandpur Sahib, 15. Peer Baba Jinda Shaheed, Nurpur Bedi)