Durgapur City Census 2011 data


Durgapur city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Durgapur Metropolitan Region. The Durgapur city is located in West Bengal state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Durgapur in 2011 is 566,517; of which male and female are 294,255 and 272,262 respectively. Although Durgapur city has population of 566,517; its urban / metropolitan population is 580,990 of which 301,607 are males and 279,383 are females.

Durgapur Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Durgapur city are 439,225 of which 240,985 are males while 198,240 are females. Average literacy rate of Durgapur city is 86.02 percent of which male and female literacy was 90.81 and 80.84 percent.

Durgapur Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Durgapur city is 925 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 936 per 1000 boys.

Durgapur Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Durgapur city are 55,906 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 28,878 boys while 27,028 are girls. The child forms 9.87 % of total population of Durgapur City.

Durgapur Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Durgapur city numbers 9,785 in which population of 43,529 resides. This is around 7.68% of total population of Durgapur city.

Durgapur Population 2015

Indian Govt only conduct census once a decade. Since last census of Durgapur city was done in 2011, next census will only be in 2021. While many are asking for Durgapur Population 2015 figures, there is none.

Durgapur City Population 2011

Description
City Durgapur
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Durgapur Metropolitan
State West Bengal
Durgapur City Total Male Female
City Population 566,517 294,255 272,262
Literates 439,225 240,985 198,240
Children (0-6) 55,906 28,878 27,028
Average Literacy (%) 86.02 % 90.81 % 80.84 %
Sexratio 925
Child Sexratio 936

Durgapur Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Durgapur city with 91.63 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Durgapur with approximately 6.34 % following it. In Durgapur city, Christinity is followed by 0.33 %, Jainism by 0.07 %, Sikhism by 0.41 % and Buddhism by 0.41 %. Around 0.16 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.96 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 519,122 91.63 %
Muslims 35,923 6.34 %
Christian 1,889 0.33 %
Sikh 2,346 0.41 %
Buddhist 513 0.09 %
Jain 382 0.07 %
Others 906 0.16 %
Not Stated 5,436 0.96 %

Durgapur Metropolitan Region

Durgapur city comes under Durgapur Metropolitan area.
Durgapur Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 580,990 301,607 279,383
Literates 449,791 246,752 203,039
Children (0-6) 57,425 29,656 27,769
Average Literacy (%) 85.91 % 90.73 % 80.69 %
Sexratio 926
Child Sexratio 936
Durgapur Metropolitan Areas
Arra, Bamunara, and Durgapur
# City Literacy
1 Nagpur 91.92
2 Chennai 90.18
3 Mumbai 89.73
4 Pune 89.56
5 Bangalore 88.71
# City Count
1 Maharashtra 18
2 Uttar Pradesh 16
3 Gujarat 5
4 Tamil Nadu 5
5 Madhya Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population