Nayagarh Notified Area Council, with population of about 17 thousand is Nayagarh sub district's only notified area council located in Nayagarh sub district of Nayagarh district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Nayagarh notified area council is 16 km2. Population density of the city is 1064 persons per km2. There are 13 wards in the city, among them Nayagarh Ward No 10 is the most populous ward with population of 2366 and Nayagarh Ward No 05 is the least populous ward with population of 690.

Nearest railway station is Khordha Road which is 72 km far from here. Nayagarh is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nayagarh. Bhubaneswar is the state head quarter of the city and is 87 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1354.1 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 9000 (53%) are male and 8030 (47%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nayagarh notified area council is 9%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 3859 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nayagarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,030 15,256 1,566 208 1,513
Male 9,000 8,046 811 143 832
Female 8,030 7,210 755 65 681

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 894 in Muslims are 793.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nayagarh

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 17,030 16,717 199 47 4 0 0 1 62
Male 9,000 8,828 111 24 1 0 0 1 35
Female 8,030 7,889 88 23 3 0 0 0 27

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 19% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 21.8% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 16.6%. General caste population has increased by 18.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51.8% and child population has increased by 7.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nayagarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19% 18.3% 22.5% 51.8% 7.8%
Male 16.6% 16% 19.3% 38.8% 8.5%
Female 21.8% 20.9% 26.3% 91.2% 7.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 931 and in schedule tribe is 455. There are 819 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nayagarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 37 52 125 -10
2011 892 896 931 455 819
2001 854 859 879 330 829

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the city are literate, among them 7816 are male and 6666 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nayagarh is 93%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nayagarh

Total Male Female
Change 0.9% 0.2% 2.0%
2011 93.3% 95.7% 90.7%
2001 92.4% 95.5% 88.7%

Workers profile

Nayagarh has 34% (5761) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 13% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nayagarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33.8% 28.9% 4.9% 66.2%
Male 52.8% 46.4% 6.4% 47.2%
Female 12.6% 9.3% 3.3% 87.4%