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Dharamshala Analytics

City (district capitals)/DHQ

  • 1. Hindi   :   19,482
  • 2. Tibetan   :   8,351
  • 3. English Multilingual Population   :   4,905

Number Of Languages spoken by more then 30K Population : 0


Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
Area (km2)  
Area (Rank)
No.of Towns  
in District
: 263
No. of Villages  
in District
: 4

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Dharamshala Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Dharamshala is the 599th ranked city in population, out of 768 District Capitals (DHQs) of India. It is the capital of Dharamshala District in Himachal Pradesh State. Kangra District is 345th highest ranked in population & 168th ranked in area, in India. Please keep the DHQ rank in perspective, for the highlights below.

Dharamshala City / District Ranks


GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   648th
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   663rd

State   227th
State Code   24th
District   325th
AEGR (2011) (District)   217th
District Area (Sq Km)   596th
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   717th

Dist. Formation Year   164th

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   50th
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   315th

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   383rd

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   290th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   323rd
Number of Theatres(No, BOC 2020)   82nd

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   590th
Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   342nd
Number of Murders(NO, IPC 2021)   118th
Number of IPC Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   232nd
Number of Cyber Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   69th
Number of Missing Persons(NO, IPC 2021)   251st
Murder/Lakh Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   34th
Crime/1000 Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   49th
Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   735th

Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   421st
Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   75th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   554th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source near premises(Number , Census 2011)   441st
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   339th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   590th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   169th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   235th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Other Oil(Number , Census 2011)   315th
Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   219th
Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   603rd
Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   484th
Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   246th
Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   180th
Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   532nd
Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   626th
Number of Households that use Biogas as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   263rd
Number of Households that don't use any type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   432nd
Total Households classified user Type of Fuel used for Cooking(Number , Census 2011)   483rd
Number of Households with Kitchen facility inside house(Number , Census 2011)   595th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility outside house(Number , Census 2011)   597th
Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   735th
Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   616th

Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   491st
Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   457th
Number of Households with ownership status of house as other(No, Census 2011)   404th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Bicycle(No, Census 2011)   246th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   516th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   629th
Number of Households with Radio Transistor(No, Census 2011)   562nd
Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   622nd
Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   575th
Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   428th
Number of Households with Landline only(No, Census 2011)   656th
Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   516th
Number of Households with Both landline and mobile(No, Census 2011)   672nd
Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   563rd
Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   328th
Number of households availing banking services(No, Census 2011)   607th
Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   603rd
Number of Banks(No, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   612th

No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   666th
No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   748th
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   683rd
No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   493rd
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   604th
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   750th

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   185th
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   181st
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   170th
City/DHQ Population Class   179th
District Pop 2011   427th
District Pop 2011 ('000)   426th
District Pop 2012   427th
District Pop 2013   426th
District Pop 2014   427th
District Pop 2015   427th
District Pop 2016   427th
District Pop 2017   426th
District Pop 2018   426th
District Pop 2019   425th
District Pop 2020   426th
District Pop 2021   424th
District Pop 2022   424th
District Pop 2023   424th

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   443rd
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   437th
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   428th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   216th
Number of State Government Jobs   487th
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   130th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   213th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   353rd
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   139th
Number of Companies   243rd
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   363rd
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   279th

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   218th
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   686th
Number of Males (2011) (Number, Census 2011)   436th
Number of Females (2011) (District) (Number, Census 2011)   451st
Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   253rd

Literacy (%)   685th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   162nd
Assamese Script   10th
Bengali Script   205th
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   426th
Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   524th
Kannada Script   11th
Malayalam Script   148th
Marathi Script   458th
Gujarati Script   167th
Odia Script   129th
Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   112th
Tamil Script   51st
Telugu Script   214th
Latin Script (English)   417th
Other Scripts   315th
English Multilingual Population   228th
Assamese   10th
Bengali   211th
Bodo   10th
Dogri   191st
Gujarati   171st
Hindi   439th
Kashmiri   236th
Maithili   159th
Malayalam   159th
Marathi   458th
Nepali   631st
Odia   132nd
Punjabi   531st
Sanskrit   207th
Santali   90th
Tamil   73rd
Telugu   224th
Urdu   77th
Adi   65th
Bhotia   70th
English   396th
Kinnauri   51st
Konyak   8th
Ladakhi   33rd
Lahauli   18th
Lepcha   4th
Mogh   20th
Munda   57th
Shina   18th
Tibetan   139th
Tulu   4th
Others   346th

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   226th
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   646th
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   283rd
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   400th
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   281st
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   308th
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   326th
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   271st
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   480th
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   316th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   152nd
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   691st
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   179th
Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   188th
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   269th
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   272nd
Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   192nd
Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   170th
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   399th
Number of UG Enrolments - Medical(No,AISHE 2020)   482nd
Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   187th
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   269th
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   270th
Number of PG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   209th

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   339th
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   339th
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   681st
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   270th
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   762nd
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   176th
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   296th
Linkedin 1-day Spend   215th
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   348th
Linkedin CTR   4th
Linkedin CPC   267th
Linkedin Cost/Engagement   624th

Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   482nd
Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   204th
Number of Households with No married couples(Number , Census 2011)   584th
Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   459th
Number of Households with 2 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   485th
Number of Households with 3 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   461st
Number of Households with 4 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   367th

Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   636th
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   462nd
Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   642nd
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   463rd
Bank Deposit/Household (Lakhs, RBI SCB June 2023)   545th
Bank Loans/Household (Lakhs,RBI SCB June 2023)   282nd
No. of Banks/1000 Household(in "1000", SCB 2023)   63rd
Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   688th
Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   673rd
House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   484th
% of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   502nd
% of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   589th

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   397th
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   453rd

Dharamshala Culture Highlights

Sr.No Culture Metrics Counts Name

Princely State

Princely State   1 Kangra

Famous Hindu Temples

Famous Hindu Temples   1 Aadi Himani Chamunda

Famous Museum Name

Famous Museum Name   1 Library of Tibetan Works and Archives


Cantt   1 Kangra

Famous Buddhist Temple Name

Famous Buddhist Temple Name   1 Namgyal Monastery
Name IATA Code City Distance

Airport Name

Kangra Airport Gaggal DHM 6 Km

Dharamshala Nature Highlights

Nature Metrics % of India Rank Out of 768 City / Districts Data