Chatra is a Nagar Parishad city in district of Chatra, Jharkhand. The Chatra city is divided into 22 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Chatra Nagar Parishad has population of 49,985 of which 26,555 are males while 23,430 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7800 which is 15.60 % of total population of Chatra (Nagar Parishad). In Chatra Nagar Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 882 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Chatra is around 954 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Chatra city is 80.00 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Chatra, Male literacy is around 85.41 % while female literacy rate is 73.77 %.
Chatra Nagar Parishad has total administration over 8,402 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Parishad limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Chatra 2023 Population
Current estimated population of Chatra Nagar Parishad in 2023 is approximately
The schedule census of 2021 for Chatra city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Chatra city will be conducted in 2023 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Chatra town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.
Chatra Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.88 % of total population in Chatra (Nagar Parishad).
Chatra Work Profile
Out of total population, 13,967 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,876 were males while 2,091 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 13967 working population, 81.65 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.35 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.