Durg City Census 2011 data


Durg city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Durg and Bhilai Nagar Metropolitan Region. The Durg city is located in Chhattisgarh state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Durg in 2011 is 268,806; of which male and female are 136,641 and 132,165 respectively. Although Durg city has population of 268,806; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,064,222 of which 545,916 are males and 518,306 are females.

Durg Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Durg city are 208,659 of which 112,676 are males while 95,983 are females. Average literacy rate of Durg city is 87.36 percent of which male and female literacy was 92.94 and 81.62 percent.

Durg Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Durg city is 967 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 946 per 1000 boys.

Durg Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Durg city are 29,970 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 15,404 boys while 14,566 are girls. The child forms 11.15 % of total population of Durg City.

Durg Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Durg city numbers 23,453 in which population of 108,541 resides. This is around 40.38% of total population of Durg city.

Durg Population 2015

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

Durg City Population 2011

Description
City Durg
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Durg and Bhilai Nagar Metropolitan
State Chhattisgarh
Durg City Total Male Female
City Population 268,806 136,641 132,165
Literates 208,659 112,676 95,983
Children (0-6) 29,970 15,404 14,566
Average Literacy (%) 87.36 % 92.94 % 81.62 %
Sexratio 967
Child Sexratio 946

Durg Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Durg city with 86.94 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Durg with approximately 6.00 % following it. In Durg city, Christinity is followed by 1.39 %, Jainism by 2.59 %, Sikhism by 1.28 % and Buddhism by 1.28 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.09 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 233,706 86.94 %
Muslims 16,119 6.00 %
Christian 3,734 1.39 %
Sikh 3,437 1.28 %
Buddhist 4,558 1.70 %
Jain 6,952 2.59 %
Others 51 0.02 %
Not Stated 249 0.09 %

Durg and Bhilai Nagar Metropolitan Region

Durg city comes under Durg and Bhilai Nagar Metropolitan area.
Durg and Bhilai Nagar Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,064,222 545,916 518,306
Literates 815,644 446,169 369,475
Children (0-6) 120,439 62,240 58,199
Average Literacy (%) 86.42 % 92.25 % 80.30 %
Sexratio 949
Child Sexratio 935
Durg and Bhilai Nagar Metropolitan Areas
Bhilai Charoda, Bhilai Nagar, Dumardih (Part), Durg, Jamul, Kumhari, and Utai
# 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 Madhya Pradesh 5
4 West Bengal 5
5 Rajasthan 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population