Population Profile Punjab

Indicators Pakistan Punjab
Total Population 180.5 million 100 million
Population Growth Rate 2.1% 2.05%
Population Density (per sq. km) 236 persons 460 persons
Urban Population 67 million 32 million
Adult Literacy 69% male, 46% female 69% male, 50% female
Primary Net Enrolment 60% boys, 53% girls 62% boys, 59% girls
Secondary Net Enrolment 34% boys, 29% girls 37% boys, 36% girls
Real Income per Capita $ 1257  
Infant Mortality Rate 74 per 1000 live births 88 per 1000 live births
Maternal Mortality Rate 276 per 100,000 227 per 100,000
Contraceptive Prevalence Rate 35.4% 40.7%
Total Fertility Rate 3.8 3.8

Source: Economic Survey of Pakistan 2011-12 , Punjab Development Statistics 2014, Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey (2012-13), and population projections 2013 by NIPS