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 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.
Chatra 2021 Population
The next census for Chatra Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.