Satna Municipal Corporation, with population of about 2.8 lakh is Raghurajnagar sub district's only municipal corporation located in Raghurajnagar sub district of Satna district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Satna municipal corporation is 79 km2. Population density of the city is 3547 persons per km2. There are 46 wards in the city, among them Satna Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of about 10 thousand and Satna Rly. Colony (og) Ward No 46 (rural Mdds Code:463141) is the least populous ward with population of 2755.

Nearest railway station is Satna which is within the city. Satna is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Satna. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 486 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1018.2 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 35.2°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.8 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.3 lakh (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Satna municipal corporation is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 55 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Satna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 280,222 231,863 38,978 9,381 32,774
Male 147,874 122,705 20,239 4,930 17,395
Female 132,348 109,158 18,739 4,451 15,379

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 24.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 25.8% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of 22.9%. General caste population has increased by 21.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 44.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13% and child population has decreased by -4% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Satna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.3% 21.9% 44.6% 13% -4%
Male 22.9% 20.4% 44.2% 13.4% -2.9%
Female 25.8% 23.6% 45.1% 12.6% -5.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 890, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 903. There are 884 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Satna

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 23 6 -6 -21
2011 895 890 926 903 884
2001 875 867 920 909 905

Literacy

Total about 2.1 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.2 lakh are male and about 92 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Satna is 85%. 90% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Satna

Total Male Female
Change 3.6% 1.4% 6.3%
2011 84.8% 90.1% 78.9%
2001 81.2% 88.7% 72.6%

Workers profile

Satna has 33% (about 92 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 14% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Satna

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.8% 28.2% 4.6% 67.2%
Male 49.8% 44.4% 5.4% 50.2%
Female 13.9% 10.2% 3.7% 86.1%