Population Profile Punjab

Indicators Pakistan Punjab
Total Population 195.4 million 103 million
Population Growth Rate 1.89% 2.05%
Population Density (per sq. km) 245 persons 484 persons
Urban Population 78 million 33 million
Rural Population 117 million 70 million
Crude Birth Rate 25.6 per 1000 N.A.
Crude Death Rate 6.7 per 1000 N.A.
Adult Literacy (10 years and above) 70% male, 49% female 71% male, 55% female
Primary Net Enrollment 97% boys, 81% girls 101% boys, 92% girls
Income per Capita $ 1560.7 N.A.
Infant Mortality Rate 66 per 1000 live births 65 per 1000 live births
Maternal Mortality Rate 178 per 100,000 N.A.
Contraceptive Prevalence Rate 35.4% 40.7%
Total Fertility Rate 3.1 3.5
Unmet Need for Contraception 20% 17.5%

 

Source: Pakistan Economic Survey 2015 - 2016 , Statistical Pocket Book of Punjab (2016), Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2014, Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey (2012 - 2013), Ministry of Planning, Development & Reforms (Population Projections for the Year 2007-2030), Pakistan Social and Living Standard Measurement Survey 2013-14, World Bank Indicators