Sukma is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Dantewada, Chhattisgarh. The Sukma city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sukma Nagar Panchayat has population of 13,926 of which 7,153 are males while 6,773 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1948 which is 13.99 % of total population of Sukma (NP). In Sukma Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 947 against state average of 991. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sukma is around 990 compared to Chhattisgarh state average of 969. Literacy rate of Sukma city is 74.20 % higher than state average of 70.28 %. In Sukma, Male literacy is around 82.18 % while female literacy rate is 65.71 %.
Sukma Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 3,104 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.
Sukma Caste Factor
Sukma (NP) of Dantewada has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 35.00 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.11 % of total population in Sukma (NP).
Sukma Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,207 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,850 were males while 1,357 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5207 working population, 86.48 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.52 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sukma 2021 Population
The next census for Sukma Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.