District at a Glance

Area (According to Director Land Record.) Population (Census 2011)
3385 Sq. Kms. 1388525
Medical Institutions
Description Year Number
Hospitals 2015-16 04
CHC 2015-16 9
PHC 2015-16 19
DISPENSARIES 2015-16 82
Ayurvedic  Institution 2015-16 27
Unani Institutions 2015-16 1
Homeopathic Institutions 2015-16 7
Veterinary Institutions
Description Year Number
Veterinary Hospitals 2015-16 87
Out Lying Hospitals 2015-16 88
Cattle Census
Description Year Number
Total Live Stock( hundred)  2015-16 4257
Others  2015-16 6397
Poultry( hundred)  2015-16 2525
Education
Description Year Number
Arts, Science, Commerce, Home Science colleges 2015-16 16
Teacher Training College 2015-16 12
Technical Industrial Art Craft School Polytechnic Institutions 2015-16 37
Higher & Senior Secondary Schools. 2015-16 410
Middle Schools 2015-16 190
Primary/Pre Primary Schools 2015-16 440
Local Bodies
Description Year Number
Market Committees  2015-16 9
Coop. Agri. Service Societies  2015-16 200
Other Coop Societies 2015-16 721
Total Coop Societies  2015-16 921
Banking Sector
Description Year Number
State Bank of India  2015-16 27
State Bank of Patiala  2015-16 68
Punjab National Bank  2015-16 33
Other Commercial Banks  2015-16 195
Cooperative Banks  2015-16 39
Total Banks 362
Miscellaneous
Description Year Number
No. of Panchayats  2015-16 302
No. of Post office  2015-16 157
No. of Telephone Exchanges  2015-16 77
No. of  Police Stations  2015-16 20
No. of Cinemas  2015-16 7
No. of Focal Points  2015-16 31
No. of Radio Station  2015-16 1
No. of Television Centre  2015-16 1
No. of Employment Centre  2015-16 3
No. of Cold Stores  2015-16 31
No. of Milk Plant  2015-16 5
Others
Description Year Number
Net Area Sown  2015-16 294
Total cropped area  2015-16 558
Area under Forest  2015-16 6
Rural Water Supply
Description Year Number
No. of inhabited villages  2015-16 268
Identified water scarcity villages  2015-16 268
Balance of scarcity villages where water supply schemes still to be initiated  2015-16 0