Rayagada is a Municipality city in district of Rayagada, Orissa. The Rayagada city is divided into 24 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Rayagada Municipality has population of 71,208 of which 36,036 are males while 35,172 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7705 which is 10.82 % of total population of Rayagada (M). In Rayagada Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 976 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Rayagada is around 953 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Rayagada city is 78.62 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Rayagada, Male literacy is around 85.87 % while female literacy rate is 71.21 %.
Rayagada Municipality has total administration over 16,362 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.
Rayagada Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 15.23 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 12.79 % of total population in Rayagada (M).
Rayagada Work Profile
Out of total population, 25,436 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 19,527 were males while 5,909 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 25436 working population, 84.05 % were engaged in Main Work while 15.95 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Rayagada 2021 Population
The next census for Rayagada Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.