Shimla is one of 12 districts located in northern Indian state Himachal Pradesh. There are total 10 blocks which comes under Shimla district, and there are total 3227 villages and 1 town area which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Shimla district is 33 and number of houses in this district is 131141.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 617314. Out of total 617314, male population count is 316905, where as female population count is 300409 in Shimla.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 65347 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 65347 children 33809 are boys and 31538 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Shimla district is 71%. 444460 out of total 617314 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 78% and 248672 males are literate out of total 316905 male population, where as female literacy rate is 34% and 195788 out of total 300409 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Shimla district is 28%. 172854 out of total 617314 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 21% and 68233 males are illiterate out of total 316905 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 34% and 104621 out of total 300409 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Shimla district is 348183 and non-working population is 269131 and out of 348183 working population 155121 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.