Population

As per 2011 Census, the total population is 3.19 lakh, which includes 1.69 lakh male population and 1.50 lakh female population in the District. The sex ratio is 886(10th lowest). The urban population is of 0.54 lakh and the rural population figures at 2.25 lakh souls i.e. 83.07% of the population of the District. The density of the population is 353 per sq km(7th highest).The literacy rate of the district is 82.48%. The schedule castes represent 28.84% of the population while schedule tribes i. e. Gujjar and Bakerwals represent about 5.64% only of the total population of the District. The main stay of the population of the districts is agriculture and service in defence.