Bathinda is the ninth largest district in Punjab with a population of 1,183,295. Bathinda has a ratio of 865 females per 1000 males and an overall population density of 390 people per square kilometer. The district also has a literacy rate of 61.51%
Bathinda is divided into the 4 tehsils of Bathinda, Rampurphul,Maur and Talwandisabo. These tehsils are further divided into the eight blocks of Bathinda, Sangat, Nathana,Rampura, Phul, Maur, Bhagta Bhaika and Talwandisabo.