Durgapur is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 390 families residing in the village Durgapur. The total population of Durgapur is 1,690 out of which 876 are males and 814 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Durgapur is 929.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Durgapur village is 172 which is 10% of the total population. There are 81 male children and 91 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Durgapur is 1,123 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (929) of Durgapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Durgapur is 78.5%. Thus Durgapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 86.54% and the female literacy rate is 69.71% in Durgapur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Durgapur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Durgapur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Durgapur village.
In Durgapur village out of total population, 680 were engaged in work activities. 93.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 680 workers engaged in Main Work, 340 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 122 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Durgapur village in Jarapada.