Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.
Psalm 139:23-24
 

CHANDIGARH

Capital Chandigarh
Area in Sq. Km. 114
Population 900635
Male 506938
Female 393697
No of Districts 1
No of Villages


Literacy
Urban Rural Total Percentage
Male Female Male Female
342999 241516 39687 19043 643245 71.42


Religion
Religion Urban Rural Total Percentage
Male Female Male Female
Hindus 359173 279317 44018 25470 707978 78.61
Muslims 18858 12633 2681 1376 35548 3.95
Christians 3726 3529 221 151 7627 0.85
Sikhs 66180 60919 9820 8256 145175 16.12
Buddhists 668 586 49 29 1332 0.15
Jains 1324 1246 12 10 2592 0.29
Others 127 114 9 7 257 0.03
Religion not stated 66 49 6 5 126 0.01
Total 450122 358393 56816 35304 900635 100
Data as on 2001
 


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