Raurkela Urban Region

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

The total population of Raurkela UA/Metropolitan region is 552,239. The male population of which is 289,925 while female population is 262,314.

Raurkela Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Raurkela Agglomeration is 85.91% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Raurkela stood at 90.58 % and 80.75 % respectively. Total literates in Raurkela UA were 423,179 of which males were 234,132 and remaining 189,047 were females.

Raurkela Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Raurkela UA is around 10.80 % of total Raurkela UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Raurkela Urban region were 59,635 of which male were 31,442 while remaining 28,193 childs were female.

Raurkela Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Raurkela UA was found lower with figure of 905 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 897 per 1000 boys in Raurkela Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Raurkela Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Raurkela
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Orissa
Raurkela UA 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 Region - Cities & Towns

Raurkela UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Raurkela (Municipality) 272,721 144,466 128,255
Raurkela Industrial Township (Industrial Township) 210,317 109,333 100,984

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
I.D.L.Factory & Other Colony Area Out Growth 6,093
Jalda Town Census Town 15,789
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area Out Growth 11,320
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 35) Out Growth 10,236
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 36) Out Growth 11,460
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 37) Out Growth 2,496
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 38) Out Growth 1,491
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 39) Out Growth 3,784
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 40) Out Growth 2,889
Kulunga Industrial Estate & Other Colony Area (OG) (Ward 41) Out Growth 3,643
# 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