Durg District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Durg, a district of Chhattisgarh has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Chhattisgarh. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Durg District of Chhattisgarh.

In 2011, Durg had population of 3,343,872 of which male and female were 1,682,101 and 1,661,771 respectively. In 2001 census, Durg had a population of 2,810,436 of which males were 1,417,893 and remaining 1,392,543 were females. Durg District population constituted 13.09 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Durg District was at 13.49 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 18.98 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Durg District recorded increase of 17.24 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Durg Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 3,343,872 2,810,436
Male 1,682,101 1,417,893
Female 1,661,771 1,392,543
Population Growth 18.98% 17.24%
Area Sq. Km 8,535 8,535
Density/km2 392 329
Proportion to Chhattisgarh Population 13.09% 13.49%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 988 982
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 963 966
Average Literacy 79.06 75.62
Male Literacy 87.82 86.43
Female Literacy 70.23 64.64
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 430,536 438,094
Male Population (0-6 Age) 219,341 222,866
Female Population (0-6 Age) 211,195 215,228
Literates 2,303,378 1,793,890
Male Literates 1,284,612 1,032,829
Female Literates 1,018,766 761,061
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.88% 15.59%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.04% 15.72%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 12.71% 15.46%

Durg District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Durg district for 2011 is 392 people per sq. km. In 2001, Durg district density was at 329 people per sq. km. Durg district administers 8,535 square kilometers of areas.

Durg Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Durg in 2011 were 79.06 compared to 75.62 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 87.82 and 70.23 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 86.43 and 64.64 in Durg District. Total literate in Durg District were 2,303,378 of which male and female were 1,284,612 and 1,018,766 respectively. In 2001, Durg District had 1,793,890 in its district.

Durg Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Durg, it stood at 988 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 982. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 963 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 966 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Durg Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Durg. There were total 430,536 children under age of 0-6 against 438,094 of 2001 census. Of total 430,536 male and female were 219,341 and 211,195 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 963 compared to 966 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 12.88 percent of Durg District compared to 15.59 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.71 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Durg Houseless Census

In 2011, total 698 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Durg district of Chhattisgarh. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 2,568. This approx 0.08% of total population of Durg district.

Durg Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 3,129,745 93.60 %
Muslims 83,499 2.50 %
Christian 24,304 0.73 %
Sikh 24,276 0.73 %
Buddhist 19,587 0.59 %
Jain 17,209 0.51 %
Others 42,569 1.27 %
Not Stated 2,683 0.08 %

Durg Population 2015

What is the population of Durg in 2015? The fact is, last census for Durg district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Durg district situated in Chhattisgarh. As per 2011, Durg population is 3,343,872

Durg District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Durg population for 2011 census, 38.42 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 1,284,765 people lives in urban areas of which males are 655,949 and females are 628,816. Sex Ratio in urban region of Durg district is 959 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Durg district was 945 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 147,707 of which males and females were 75,956 and 71,751. This child population figure of Durg district is 11.58 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Durg district as per census 2011 is 85.59 % of which males and females are 91.79 % and 79.13 % literates respectively. In actual number 973,225 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 532,392 and 440,833 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 61.58 % population of Durg districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Durg district population living in rural areas is 2,059,107 of which males and females are 1,026,152 and 1,032,955 respectively. In rural areas of Durg district, sex ratio is 1007 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Durg district is considered, figure is 973 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 282,829 in rural areas of which males were 143,385 and females were 139,444. The child population comprises 13.97 % of total rural population of Durg district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Durg district is 74.88 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 85.21 and 64.68 percent respectively. In total, 1,330,153 people were literate of which males and females were 752,220 and 577,933 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 61.58 % 38.42 %
Total Population 2,059,107 1,284,765
Male Population 1,026,152 655,949
Female Population 1,032,955 628,816
Sex Ratio 1007 959
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 973 945
Child Population (0-6) 282,829 147,707
Male Child(0-6) 143,385 75,956
Female Child(0-6) 139,444 71,751
Child Percentage (0-6) 13.74 % 11.50 %
Male Child Percentage 13.97 % 11.58 %
Female Child Percentage 13.50 % 11.41 %
Literates 1,330,153 973,225
Male Literates 752,220 532,392
Female Literates 577,933 440,833
Average Literacy 74.88 % 85.59 %
Male Literacy 85.21 % 91.79 %
Female Literacy 64.68 % 79.13 %

City/Metros in Durg District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
Durg and Bhilai Nagar (Urban Agglomeration) 1,064,222 545,916 518,306
Cities inside Durg District Population Male Female
Bhilai Nagar (Municipal Corporation) 625,700 322,309 303,391
Durg (Municipal Corporation) 268,806 136,641 132,165

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