Singrauli Municipal Corporation, with population of about 2.2 lakh is Singrauli sub district's only municipal corporation located in Singrauli sub district of Singrauli district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Singrauli municipal corporation is 284 km2. Population density of the city is 774 persons per km2. There are 45 wards in the city, among them Singrauli Ward No 41 is the most populous ward with population of 7745 and Singrauli Ward No 14 is the least populous ward with population of 2286.

Nearest railway station is Singrauli which is within the city. Singrauli is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Singrauli. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the city and is 780 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1490 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18.9°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.2 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (53%) are male and about 1 lakh (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singrauli municipal corporation is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 45 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singrauli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 220,257 168,801 29,531 21,925 30,079
Male 116,867 90,128 15,373 11,366 15,827
Female 103,390 78,673 14,158 10,559 14,252

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 884 in Muslims are 890 and in Christians are 991.

Religion wise population 2011 - Singrauli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 220,257 202,369 14,043 1,732 1,190 250 127 132 414
Male 116,867 107,439 7,430 870 629 144 69 74 212
Female 103,390 94,930 6,613 862 561 106 58 58 202

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 18.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 21.6% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 16.7%. General caste population has increased by 18.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.6% and child population has decreased by -6.3% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singrauli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.9% 18.5% 23.2% 16.6% -6.3%
Male 16.7% 16.1% 22.8% 13.5% -5.3%
Female 21.6% 21.4% 23.5% 20.1% -7.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 873, in schedule caste is 921 and in schedule tribe is 929. There are 900 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singrauli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 38 5 51 -20
2011 885 873 921 929 900
2001 849 835 916 878 920

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 85 thousand are male and about 58 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singrauli is 75%. 84% of male and 66% 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 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singrauli

Total Male Female
Change 4.7% 1.2% 9.4%
2011 75.3% 83.8% 65.6%
2001 70.6% 82.6% 56.2%

Workers profile

Singrauli has 30% (about 67 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 11% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singrauli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.3% 25.6% 4.7% 69.7%
Male 47.3% 41.9% 5.5% 52.7%
Female 11% 7.1% 3.9% 89%