Katghora is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Korba, Chhattisgarh. The Katghora city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Katghora Nagar Panchayat has population of 22,690 of which 11,489 are males while 11,201 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2901 which is 12.79 % of total population of Katghora (NP). In Katghora Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 975 against state average of 991. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Katghora is around 999 compared to Chhattisgarh state average of 969. Literacy rate of Katghora city is 81.67 % higher than state average of 70.28 %. In Katghora, Male literacy is around 89.41 % while female literacy rate is 73.70 %.
Katghora Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 4,825 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Katghora Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 15.69 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 9.71 % of total population in Katghora (NP).
Katghora Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,476 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,143 were males while 2,333 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8476 working population, 87.13 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.87 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Katghora 2019 Population
The next census for Katghora Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.