Punjab Population

Punjab Population, Punjab is a state in northern India with a population of approximately 27.7 million people, according to the 2021 Census of India. It is the 16th most populous state in India and is located in the northwest region of the country. The capital of Punjab is Chandigarh, which is a union territory that serves as the capital of both Punjab and Haryana.

Punjab is a diverse state with a population that includes people from various ethnic and religious backgrounds. The majority of the population is Hindu, with approximately 57.7% of the population identifying as Hindu. Muslims constitute approximately 38.5% of the population, while Christians and Sikhs make up small percentages of the population.

Punjab is known for its rich cultural heritage and is home to many important historical and cultural sites. It is also a major agricultural state, with agriculture being the main source of livelihood for a large portion of the population. The state is known for its production of wheat and rice, as well as its livestock and dairy industries.