Paradip is a Municipality city in district of Jagatsinghapur, Orissa. The Paradip city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Paradip Municipality has population of 68,585 of which 37,300 are males while 31,285 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7403 which is 10.79 % of total population of Paradip (M). In Paradip Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 839 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Paradip is around 858 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Paradip city is 85.93 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Paradip, Male literacy is around 90.25 % while female literacy rate is 80.77 %.
Paradip Municipality has total administration over 17,485 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Paradip Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.45 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.26 % of total population in Paradip (M).
Paradip Work Profile
Out of total population, 24,124 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 21,380 were males while 2,744 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 24124 working population, 91.93 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.07 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Paradip 2021 Population
The next census for Paradip Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.