Shopian is a district in Jammu And Kashmir State of India. It has a total of 1 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 312 sq km. There are 1 towns and 229 villages in this district.
As per census Shopian District has a population of 266,215 in 2011 out of which 136,480 are male and 129,735 are female. Population of Shopian District in 2020/2021 is 287,420(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 136,500 out of 80,355 are male and 56,145 are female. People living in Shopian District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 87,721 out of which men are 63,931 and women are 23,790. Total 29,183 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 26,399 are cultivated by men and 2,784 are women. 3,761 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 3,575 and 186 are women. Shopian District sex ratio is 951 females per 1000 of males. Next Shopian District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 312 sq km., 5 sq km is urban and 307 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 295,499 in the district, 16,360 are in urban area and 249,855 are in rural area. 2,553 households are in urban, 41,858 are in rural area. 11,244 literate people are in urban, 125,256 are in rural area.
Geography of Shopian
Languages spoken are Urdu, Kashmiri, Hindi, Punjabi
The Shopian average altitude (elevation) 5753 metres above sealevel.