Dantewada is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Dantewada, Chhattisgarh. The Dantewada city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dantewada Nagar Panchayat has population of 13,633 of which 7,313 are males while 6,320 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1609 which is 11.80 % of total population of Dantewada (NP). In Dantewada Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 864 against state average of 991. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dantewada is around 977 compared to Chhattisgarh state average of 969. Literacy rate of Dantewada city is 82.63 % higher than state average of 70.28 %. In Dantewada, Male literacy is around 86.75 % while female literacy rate is 77.77 %.
Dantewada Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 3,157 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.
Dantewada Caste Factor
In Dantewada (NP), most of the (NP) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 37.11 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 7.44 % of total population in Dantewada (NP).
Dantewada Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,611 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,559 were males while 1,052 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4611 working population, 90.18 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.82 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Dantewada 2021 Population
The next census for Dantewada Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.