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Pithoragarh Analytics

languages
City (district capitals)/DHQ

  • 1. Hindi   :   53,609
  • 2. English Multilingual Population   :   7,018
  • 3. Nepali   :   1,135

Number Of Languages spoken by more then 30K Population : 1

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Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
:
56,044
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
:
492nd
District
Area (km2)  
:
7,110
District
Area (Rank)
:
111th
No.of Towns  
in District
: 501
No. of Villages  
in District
: 649

Pithoragarh Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Pithoragarh is the 492nd ranked city in population, out of 768 District Capitals (DHQs) of India. It is the capital of Pithoragarh District in Uttarakhand State. Pithoragarh District is 647th highest ranked in population & 111th ranked in area, in India. Please keep the DHQ rank in perspective, for the highlights below.

Better than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Pithoragarh is the 54th highest ranked in Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   out of 768 city/districts of India. This indicates a healthy ratio between men and women.
  • 2.
  • The average Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   of Indian city (district capitals)/districts is 28. Pithoragarh is the 55th highest ranked city out of 768 city/districts. This indicates that this district is more urbanized and/or has a better-developed educational infrastructure compared to other districts.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Pithoragarh is the 74th highest ranked in Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   . This indicates higher number of state urban internet users as reported in TRAI quarterly report vis a vis other state's urban internet users.
  • 4.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India Pithoragarh is the 47th best ranked in Murder/Lakh Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   . This indicates a safer district as compared to other districts.
  • 5.
  • Pithoragarh is the 69th best ranked in Crime/1000 Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   out of 768 City/Districts of India. This indicates a safer district as compared to other districts.
  • 6.
  • The Average Number of Cyber Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   of Indian City(District Capitals)/Districts is 25 . Pithoragarh is the 100th best ranked City out of 768 City/Districts. This indicates a safer district as compared to other districts.

Worse than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Pithoragarh is the 4th worst ranked in House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   out of 768 city/districts of India. This implies that economic activities in this district are less compared to other districts.
  • 2.
  • The Average Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   of Indian City (District Capitals)/Districts is Pithoragarh is the 19th worst ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.This indicates lower literate district population in comparison to other districts.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Pithoragarh is the 34th worst ranked in Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   .This implies that this district has a poor police infrastructure compared to other districts.

Population: 56,044 | Population Rank: 492nd
Area (KM2) : 7,110 | Area Rank: 111th
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 949 54th 7788
2 Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 28 55th 1879
3 Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   Internet 165 74th 9233
4 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1378 87th 2419
5 City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 134 95th 9523
6 Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   Government 745 102nd 10602
7 Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 747 102nd 7655
8 Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 105th 6897
9 District Area (Sq Km)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 4275 111th 3801
10 Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1 118th 8830
11 Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 54 120th 2165
12 Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 275 127th 2256
13 Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 133rd 2324
14 Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   Media 510042 154th 10315
15 Literacy (%)   Language 78 169th 1569
16 Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 21 206th 3912
17 % of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 49 399th 9703

Worse than India Average-

1 Murder/Lakh Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   Government 1 47th 3141
2 Crime/1000 Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   Government 1 69th 7735
3 Number of Cyber Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 25 100th 1198
4 Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 152998 147th 5591
5 Number of Murders(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 25 148th 6268
6 Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 55109 156th 11238
7 Number of Missing Persons(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 267 161st 6013
8 Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 9542 181st 5678
9 Number of IPC Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 2801 185th 4334
10 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 96366 272nd 4610
11 Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1492 326th 10245
12 Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 27640 399th 10843
13 Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24839 421st 3238
Population: 56,044 | Population Rank: 492nd
Area (KM2) : 7,110 | Area Rank: 111th
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 84 4th 6404
2 Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   Media 188 19th 4674
3 Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 1416 34th 3777
4 Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6137 44th 4002
5 GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 153 84th 6752
6 Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 93956 113th 1460
7 Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 13 119th 5394
8 Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 55686 120th 6034
9 Number of PG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 591 125th 8354
10 Number of Theatres(No, BOC 2020)   Media 5 126th 7836
11 AEGR (2011) (District)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1 131st 9897
12 % of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 4 136th 3235
13 Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 8029 138th 10370
14 Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 36696 145th 3516
15 Number of State Government Jobs   Work 25127 145th 7549
16 Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 654 146th 1972
17 Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 42477 149th 4030
18 No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1 153rd 1328
19 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 217194 163rd 5344
20 Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 49523 165th 9149
21 No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 50 166th 7549
22 Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 334 171st 10445
23 Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 153026 174th 4153
24 Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24 179th 8589
25 Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 719 181st 10206
26 Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 153607 190th 5759
27 Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1087 191st 7439
28 Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   Education 9152 192nd 4295
29 Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 56 197th 7679
30 No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 63 199th 8685
31 No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 2 201st 9385
32 Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 1937 202nd 9290
33 Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 169864 212th 1280
34 Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 318214 213th 2592
35 Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4706 225th 4705
36 Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 20464 225th 10675
37 Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 3877 226th 9317
38 Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 395157 231st 8993
39 Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 36821 233rd 4591
40 Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 250 246th 5450
41 Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   Education 208496 248th 2276
42 Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 5379 249th 9716
43 Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   Work 760882 265th 5061
44 No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 9 275th 8531
45 Number of Companies   Work 1876 280th 3324
46 Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   Work 62963 285th 6209
47 Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1015 292nd 3628
48 Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6311 293rd 8763
49 Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 10 294th 5899
50 Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   Internet 593683 302nd 7449
51 Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 15187 305th 5727
52 Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 2447 306th 9392
53 District Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1625116 307th 8576
54 Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   Work 1159881 309th 9822
55 Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   Internet 80942 312th 5566
56 City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 278149 316th 10087
57 No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1736 322nd 3210
58 Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 495956 338th 6873
59 City(DHQ) Pop 2023   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 321498 343rd 6969
60 Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 22 347th 8942
61 Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 67856 354th 10798
62 No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 3346 355th 4505
63 Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 221 355th 4517
64 Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   Education 136937 358th 6370
65 Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   Work 2531 389th 4262
66 Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   Work 816 389th 10191
67 GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 38608 405th 3166
68 Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 45441 443rd 5942
69 Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 19 460th 9500
70 Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   Work 16177 517th 6784
71 Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 37411 560th 8739
72 Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   Demography 1017 582nd 8598

Worse than India Average-


Pithoragarh City / District Ranks

Work

GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   516th
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   225th
Place

State   24th
State Code   700th
District   228th
AEGR (2011) (District)   732nd
District Area (Sq Km)   111th
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   171st

Dist. Formation Year   135th

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   97th
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   340th

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   440th

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   154th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   301st
Number of Theatres(No, BOC 2020)   259th

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   636th
Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   324th
Number of Murders(NO, IPC 2021)   468th
Number of IPC Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   474th
Number of Cyber Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   303rd
Number of Missing Persons(NO, IPC 2021)   392nd
Murder/Lakh Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   380th
Crime/1000 Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   343rd
Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   102nd

Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   506th
Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   443rd
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   454th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source near premises(Number , Census 2011)   469th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   432nd
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   413th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   504th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   87th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Other Oil(Number , Census 2011)   551st
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as any other Source(Number , Census 2011)   498th
Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   534th
Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   407th
Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   462nd
Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   563rd
Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   596th
Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   313th
Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   316th
Number of Households that use Biogas as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   540th
Number of Households that don't use any type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   511th
Total Households classified user Type of Fuel used for Cooking(Number , Census 2011)   510th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility inside house(Number , Census 2011)   480th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility outside house(Number , Census 2011)   395th
Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   102nd
Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   120th

Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   515th
Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   317th
Number of Households with ownership status of house as other(No, Census 2011)   446th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Bicycle(No, Census 2011)   686th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   592nd
Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   503rd
Number of Households with Radio Transistor(No, Census 2011)   490th
Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   422nd
Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   481st
Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   477th
Number of Households with Landline only(No, Census 2011)   453rd
Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   490th
Number of Households with Both landline and mobile(No, Census 2011)   423rd
Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   487th
Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   389th
Number of households availing banking services(No, Census 2011)   440th
Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   537th
Number of Banks(No, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   511th

No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   471st
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   549th
No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   311th
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   229th
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   502nd
People

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   463rd
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   458th
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   491st
City/DHQ Population Class   626th
District Pop 2011   621st
District Pop 2011 ('000)   621st
District Pop 2012   621st
District Pop 2013   621st
District Pop 2014   622nd
District Pop 2015   622nd
District Pop 2016   622nd
District Pop 2017   622nd
District Pop 2018   622nd
District Pop 2019   622nd
District Pop 2020   623rd
District Pop 2021   623rd
District Pop 2022   623rd
District Pop 2023   622nd

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   616th
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   621st
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   625th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   485th
Number of State Government Jobs   304th
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   636th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   485th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   430th
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   409th
Number of Companies   407th
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   133rd
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   105th

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   741st
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   52nd
Number of Males (2011) (Number, Census 2011)   531st
Number of Females (2011) (District) (Number, Census 2011)   528th
Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   697th

Literacy (%)   169th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   445th
Assamese Script   312th
Bengali Script   613th
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   256th
Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   304th
Kannada Script   501st
Malayalam Script   409th
Marathi Script   478th
Gujarati Script   531st
Odia Script   594th
Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   415th
Tamil Script   443rd
Telugu Script   552nd
Latin Script (English)   492nd
Other Scripts   182nd
English Multilingual Population   475th
Script Pools Number < 30,000   262nd
Assamese   328th
Bengali   594th
Dogri   216th
Gujarati   521st
Hindi   225th
Kannada   488th
Maithili   338th
Malayalam   387th
Manipuri   202nd
Marathi   455th
Nepali   63rd
Odia   566th
Punjabi   290th
Sanskrit   137th
Tamil   421st
Telugu   533rd
Urdu   400th
Adi   75th
Arabic   184th
Bhotia   14th
English   499th
Halam   2nd
Kharia   123rd
Kurukh   301st
Rai   13th
Tibetan   102nd
Others   324th

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   411th
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   55th
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   389th
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   127th
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   197th
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   300th
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   318th
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   388th
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   384th
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   318th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   500th
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   518th
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   158th
Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   340th
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   416th
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   398th
Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   300th
Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   332nd
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   457th
Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   340th
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   415th
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   393rd
Number of PG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   265th

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   373rd
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   372nd
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   95th
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   462nd
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   74th
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   43rd
Availability of Dailyhunt (Hyperlocal Advertising)   366th
Availability of Linkedin (Hyperlocal Advertising)   273rd
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   409th
Linkedin 1-day Spend   602nd
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   590th
Linkedin CTR   425th
Linkedin CPC   497th
Linkedin Cost/Engagement   142nd

Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   511th
Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   540th
Number of Households with No married couples(Number , Census 2011)   336th
Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   526th
Number of Households with 2 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   516th
Number of Households with 3 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   546th
Number of Households with 4 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   589th

Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   515th
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   614th
Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   493rd
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   597th
Bank Deposit/Household (Lakhs, RBI SCB June 2023)   341st
Bank Loans/Household (Lakhs,RBI SCB June 2023)   457th
No. of Banks/1000 Household(in "1000", SCB 2023)   123rd
Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   287th
Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   206th
House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   517th
% of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   397th
% of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   379th

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   556th
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   582nd

Pithoragarh Culture Highlights

Sr.No Culture Metrics Counts Name

Famous Forts

Famous Forts   2 Pithoragarh Fort, Pithoragarh

Cantt

Cantt   1 Pithoragarh
Airports
Name IATA Code City Distance

Airport Name

Pantnagar Airport Pantnagar PGH 60 Km

Pithoragarh Nature Highlights

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