Simdega is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Simdega, Jharkhand. The Simdega city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Simdega Nagar Panchayat has population of 42,944 of which 21,884 are males while 21,060 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5421 which is 12.62 % of total population of Simdega (NP). In Simdega Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 962 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Simdega is around 976 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Simdega city is 85.46 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Simdega, Male literacy is around 89.22 % while female literacy rate is 81.54 %.
Simdega Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 8,252 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.
Simdega Caste Factor
In Simdega (NP), most of the (NP) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 46.39 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.48 % of total population in Simdega (NP).
Simdega Work Profile
Out of total population, 13,391 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 9,919 were males while 3,472 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 13391 working population, 78.27 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.73 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Simdega 2021 Population
The next census for Simdega Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.