The 2001 Census Report has marked a population size of 4,58,593. People mainly follow agricultural practices while some are also engaged in industrial enterprises and other allied services to earn a living.
Tourism is always a core revenue-generating sector in hill stations. Likewise Sirmaur District, abounding in resplendent natural beauty offers a host of tourist spots in the tourism triangle of Nahan, Renuka and Paonta Sahib ranging from Nahan Town, Dhaula Kuan, Girinagar, Trilokpur Temple and Suketi Fossil Park in Nahan, The Sahastra Dhara, the Khodri Dak Pathar, Kafota as well as various revered guruwara and temples in Paonta Sahib, Choordar, Gayatri Temple and Renula Wildlife Sanctuary in Renuka.
|Total /Rural/ Urban||Population||Child Population in the age group 0-6||Literates|
|Facts of Sirmaur District|
|Tehsils||Nahan, Paonta Sahib, Pachhad, Shillai, Sangrah, Rajgarh|
|Lok Sabha Constituencies||Shimla (SC)|
|Assembly Constituencies||Pachhad (SC), Nahan, Sri Renukaji (SC), Paonta Sahib, Shillai|
|Languages||Hindi, Pahari, Punjabi|
|Travel Destinations||Churdhar Peak, Haripur Dhar, Jaitak Fort, Ranital Bagh, Temple Of Srigul, Jaitak Hills, Renuka Wildlife Sanctuary, Renukaji Mini Zoo, Suketi Fossil Park, Trilokpur Temple, Trilokpur Temple etc.|
|Government Colleges/Universities||Govt. Post Graduate College, Government College (Nahan), Government College (Dhara), IT Govt College (Rampur Banjaran) etc.|
Last Updated on : January 23, 2015