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Demographics

Demographic data refers to socio-economic information including size and distribution of the population, employment, education and other factors. Data is sourced from the [Population & Housing Censuses](http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/population-census), [Labour Force Surveys](http://www.pbs.gov.pk/content/labour-force-statistics) and the [Pakistan Economic Surveys](http://www.finance.gov.pk/).

Key Figures

Total Population
2017

207.8M

57.0%
Labour Force
2019

68.8M

5.0%
Unemployment Rate
2019

6.9%

1.1%
Literacy Rate (%)
2019

60.0%

-2.3%

Datasets (47)

Period/Range Data Points Date Modified Trend

Population Density

Period
Annually
Datapoints
3
Date Modified
26 Jan 2021 15:46 PM
Latest available 2017 3 26 Jan 2021 15:46 PM
57.0%

Population by Sex - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
2
Date Modified
26 Jan 2021 15:51 PM
Latest available 2017 2 26 Jan 2021 15:51 PM
59.5%

Population by Sex - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
2
Date Modified
26 Jan 2021 15:54 PM
Latest available 2017 2 26 Jan 2021 15:54 PM
54.7%

Population - Rural

Period
Annually
Datapoints
3
Date Modified
26 Jan 2021 15:55 PM
Latest available 2017 3 26 Jan 2021 15:55 PM
-4.3%

Population - Urban

Period
Annually
Datapoints
3
Date Modified
26 Jan 2021 15:56 PM
Latest available 2017 3 26 Jan 2021 15:56 PM
4.3%

Population by Age (Less than 15)

Period
Annually
Datapoints
1
Date Modified
26 Jan 2021 15:59 PM
Latest available 1998 1 26 Jan 2021 15:59 PM

Population by Age (Between 15 - 65)

Period
Annually
Datapoints
1
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 05:37 AM
Latest available 1998 1 28 Jan 2021 05:37 AM

Population by Age (More than 65)

Period
Annually
Datapoints
1
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 05:42 AM
Latest available 1998 1 28 Jan 2021 05:42 AM

Disabled Population

Period
Annually
Datapoints
1
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 05:46 AM
Latest available 1998 1 28 Jan 2021 05:46 AM

Labour Force

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:20 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:20 AM
5.0%

Labour Force - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:20 AM
Annually
2008 to 2019
12 17 Sep 2021 07:20 AM
10.7%

Labour Force - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:21 AM
Annually
2008 to 2019
12 17 Sep 2021 07:21 AM
3.3%

Sector-wise share in Employment

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:30 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:30 AM

Participant-wise share in Employment

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:31 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:31 AM

Labour Force Participation

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 09:57 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 09:57 AM
0.4%

Labour Force participation - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:24 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:24 AM
1.0%

Labour Force participation - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:26 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:26 AM
-0.2%

Labour Force Participation - Rural

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
20 Sep 2021 07:13 AM
Latest available 2019 12 20 Sep 2021 07:13 AM
1.2%

Rural Labour Force Participation - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
20 Sep 2021 07:14 AM
Latest available 2019 12 20 Sep 2021 07:14 AM
2.1%

Rural Labour Force Participation - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:49 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:49 AM
0.2%

Labour Force Participation - Urban

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
20 Sep 2021 07:12 AM
Latest available 2019 12 20 Sep 2021 07:12 AM
-1.1%

Urban Labour Force Participation - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
20 Sep 2021 07:13 AM
Latest available 2019 12 20 Sep 2021 07:13 AM
-1.0%

Urban Labour Force Participation - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:50 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:50 AM
-0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:55 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:55 AM
1.1%

Unemployment Rate - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:56 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:56 AM
1.7%

Unemployment Rate - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:57 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:57 AM
0.8%

Unemployment Rate - Rural

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:54 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:54 AM
1.4%

Rural Unemployment Rate - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:59 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:59 AM
2.6%

Rural Unemployment Rate - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:58 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:58 AM
0.8%

Unemployment Rate - Urban

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:52 AM
Latest available 2019 10 17 Sep 2021 07:52 AM
0.7%

Urban Unemployment Rate - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:54 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:54 AM
-0.4%

Urban Unemployment Rate - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 07:55 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 07:55 AM
0.9%

Employment Activity Status - Formal

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:08 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 08:08 AM
-0.4%

Rural Employment Activity status - Formal

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:09 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 08:09 AM
23.3%

Urban Employment Activity status - Formal

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:10 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 08:10 AM
31.9%

Employment Activity Status - Informal

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:09 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 08:09 AM
72.4%

Literacy Rate

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 06:19 AM
Annually
2010 to 2019
10 28 Jan 2021 06:19 AM
-2.3% YoY

Literacy Rate - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
11 Feb 2021 05:53 AM
Latest available 2019 10 11 Feb 2021 05:53 AM
-2.8%

Literacy Rate - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 06:20 AM
Latest available 2019 10 28 Jan 2021 06:20 AM
-1.5%

Literacy Rate - Rural

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 06:20 AM
Annually
2010 to 2019
10 28 Jan 2021 06:20 AM
-2.3% YoY

Literacy Rate - Urban

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
28 Jan 2021 06:22 AM
Annually
2010 to 2019
10 28 Jan 2021 06:22 AM
-2.6% YoY

Rural Employment Activity status - Informal

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:11 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 08:11 AM
0.9%

Urban Employment Activity status - Informal

Period
Annually
Datapoints
12
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:12 AM
Latest available 2019 12 17 Sep 2021 08:12 AM
-0.2%

Urban Literacy Rate - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:15 AM
Latest available 2019 10 17 Sep 2021 08:15 AM

Urban Literacy Rate - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:14 AM
Latest available 2019 10 17 Sep 2021 08:14 AM
-0.90%

Rural Literacy Rate - Male

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:16 AM
Annually
2010 to 2019
10 17 Sep 2021 08:16 AM
0.8%

Rural Literacy Rate - Female

Period
Annually
Datapoints
10
Date Modified
17 Sep 2021 08:16 AM
Annually
2010 to 2019
10 17 Sep 2021 08:16 AM
3.9%