Durgapur is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 472 families residing in the village Durgapur. The total population of Durgapur is 1,905 out of which 996 are males and 909 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Durgapur is 913.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Durgapur village is 177 which is 9% of the total population. There are 97 male children and 80 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Durgapur is 825 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (913) of Durgapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Durgapur is 79.9%. Thus Durgapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 89.77% and the female literacy rate is 69.12% 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 10.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.5% of total population in Durgapur village.
In Durgapur village out of total population, 892 were engaged in work activities. 97.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 892 workers engaged in Main Work, 383 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 267 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Durgapur village in Jarapada.