Durg is a Municipal Corporation city in district of Durg, Chhattisgarh. The Durg city is divided into 58 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Durg Municipal Corporation has population of 268,806 of which 136,641 are males while 132,165 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 29970 which is 11.15 % of total population of Durg (M Corp). In Durg Municipal Corporation, Female Sex Ratio is of 967 against state average of 991. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Durg is around 946 compared to Chhattisgarh state average of 969. Literacy rate of Durg city is 87.36 % higher than state average of 70.28 %. In Durg, Male literacy is around 92.94 % while female literacy rate is 81.62 %.
Durg Municipal Corporation has total administration over 57,451 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Corporation limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Durg Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.60 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.68 % of total population in Durg (M Corp).
Durg Work Profile
Out of total population, 97,353 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 73,879 were males while 23,474 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 97353 working population, 93.79 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.21 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Durg 2020 Population
The next census for Durg Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.