The Census 2011 Information on Population of Durgapur City
Population of Durgapur 2021
Durgapur is a city in the Paschim Bardhaman district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is the third-largest city after Kolkata and Howrah in West Bengal.
Durgapur Population - Census 2011
As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Durgapur City in 2011 is 5,66,517 ( 5.66 Lakhs) of which the male population is 2,94,255 and the female population is 2,72,262
The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Durgapur for 2011 is 3800 people per sq. km. Durgapur city administers area is 154 sq. km
The average literacy rate of Durgapur City in 2011 was 86.20 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 90.81% and 80.84% respectively. Total literate in Durgapur city was 4,39,225 of which 2,40,985 are males while 1,98,240 are females.
With regards to the Sex Ratio in Durgapur, it stood at 925 per 1000 male. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 936 girls per 1000 boys
In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 55,906 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 28,878 are boys while 27,028 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 936. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.87% of the total population of Durgapur City
Sources: Census 2011
Population of Durgapur in 2021 - 6.25 lakhs (approx)
|Durgapur City||Census 2011|
|Total Population||566,517 (5.66 Lakhs)|
|Average Literacy (%)||86.20%|
|% of Male Literates||90.81%|
|% of Female Literates||80.84%|
|Child Sex Ratio||936|
|Children (0-6 years)||55,906|
|Boys (0-6 yrs)||28,878|
|Girls (0-6 yrs)||27,028|
Sources: Census 2011
Paschim Bardhaman District Population
As per the 2011 Census of India data Paschim Bardhaman district, after bifurcation of Bardhaman district in 2016, had a total population of 2,882,031. There were 1,497,479 (52%) males and 1,384,452 (48%) females. As per the 2011 census data the total number of literates in Paschim Bardhaman district, after bifurcation of Bardhaman district in 2017, was 78.75%. The Male-Female Sex ratio is 926.