Raurkela (Raurkela Town) City Census 2011 data


Raurkela city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Raurkela Metropolitan Region. The Raurkela city is located in Orissa state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Raurkela in 2011 is 272,721; of which male and female are 144,466 and 128,255 respectively. Although Raurkela city has population of 272,721; its urban / metropolitan population is 552,239 of which 289,925 are males and 262,314 are females.

Raurkela Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Raurkela city are 211,189 of which 117,320 are males while 93,869 are females. Average literacy rate of Raurkela city is 86.98 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.18 and 82.25 percent.

Raurkela Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Raurkela city is 888 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 895 per 1000 boys.

Raurkela Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Raurkela city are 29,933 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 15,799 boys while 14,134 are girls. The child forms 10.98 % of total population of Raurkela City.

Raurkela Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Raurkela city & its Out Growth numbers 26,297 in which population of 114,468 resides. This is around 35.77% of total population of Raurkela city & its outgrowth which is 320,040.

Raurkela Population 2015

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

Raurkela City Population 2011

Description
City Raurkela
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Raurkela Metropolitan
State Orissa
Raurkela City Total Male Female
City + Out Growths 320,040 169,095 150,945
City Population 272,721 144,466 128,255
Literates 211,189 117,320 93,869
Children (0-6) 29,933 15,799 14,134
Average Literacy (%) 86.98 % 91.18 % 82.25 %
Sexratio 888
Child Sexratio 895

Raurkela Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Raurkela city with 82.00 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Raurkela with approximately 8.12 % following it. In Raurkela city, Christinity is followed by 7.36 %, Jainism by 0.17 %, Sikhism by 1.27 % and Buddhism by 1.27 %. Around 0.96 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.08 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 262,440 82.00 %
Muslims 25,978 8.12 %
Christian 23,557 7.36 %
Sikh 4,051 1.27 %
Buddhist 140 0.04 %
Jain 538 0.17 %
Others 3,087 0.96 %
Not Stated 249 0.08 %

Raurkela Metropolitan Region

Raurkela city comes under Raurkela Metropolitan area.
Raurkela Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 552,239 289,925 262,314
Literates 423,179 234,132 189,047
Children (0-6) 59,635 31,442 28,193
Average Literacy (%) 85.91 % 90.58 % 80.75 %
Sexratio 905
Child Sexratio 897
Raurkela Metropolitan Areas
I.D.L.Factory & Other Colony Area, Jalda Town, Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area, Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 35), Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 36), Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 37), Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 38), Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 39), Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 40), Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 41), Raurkela, and Raurkela Industrial Township (IT)
# 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