Durgapur Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Durgapur is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Durgapur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Durgapur Urban Region.

The total population of Durgapur UA/Metropolitan region is 580,990. The male population of which is 301,607 while female population is 279,383.

Durgapur Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Durgapur Agglomeration is 85.91% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Durgapur stood at 90.73 % and 80.69 % respectively. Total literates in Durgapur UA were 449,791 of which males were 246,752 and remaining 203,039 were females.

Durgapur Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Durgapur UA is around 9.88 % of total Durgapur UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Durgapur Urban region were 57,425 of which male were 29,656 while remaining 27,769 childs were female.

Durgapur Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Durgapur UA was found higher with figure of 926 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 936 per 1000 boys in Durgapur Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Durgapur Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Durgapur
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State West Bengal
Durgapur UA 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 Region - Cities & Towns

Durgapur UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Durgapur (Municipal Corporation) 566,517 294,255 272,262

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Arra Census Town 7,808
Bamunara Census Town 6,665
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population