Naila-Janjgir Municipality, with population of about 41 thousand is Janjgir sub district's only municipality located in Janjgir sub district of Janjgir - Champa district in the state Chhattisgarh in India. Total geographical area of Naila-Janjgir municipality is 19 km2. Population density of the city is 2095 persons per km2. There are 21 wards in the city, among them Naila-janjgir Ward No 21 is the most populous ward with population of 2889 and Naila-janjgir Ward No 13 is the least populous ward with population of 1256.

Nearest railway station is Naila which is within the city. Janjgir is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Janjgir. Raipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 190 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1126.6 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 25°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 41 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (51%) are male and about 20 thousand (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Naila-Janjgir municipality is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8690 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Naila-Janjgir

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,561 30,120 9,120 1,321 5,288
Male 20,731 15,494 4,572 665 2,755
Female 19,830 14,626 4,548 656 2,533

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 955 in Muslims are 918.

Religion wise population 2011 - Naila-Janjgir

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 40,561 38,366 1,427 588 37 15 105 12 11
Male 20,731 19,620 744 280 17 8 54 5 3
Female 19,830 18,746 683 308 20 7 51 7 8

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 24.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 33 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 26.8% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of 22.9%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.8% and child population has increased by 15.7% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Naila-Janjgir

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.8% 21% 38.4% 28.8% 15.7%
Male 22.9% 19.7% 36.5% 15.7% 15.4%
Female 26.8% 22.4% 40.4% 45.5% 16.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 995 and in schedule tribe is 986. There are 919 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Naila-Janjgir

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 21 28 202 5
2011 957 944 995 986 919
2001 927 923 967 784 914

Literacy

Total about 30 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Naila-Janjgir is 86%. 94% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Naila-Janjgir

Total Male Female
Change 4.8% 1.8% 8.3%
2011 86.1% 93.8% 78.1%
2001 81.3% 92% 69.8%

Workers profile

Naila-Janjgir has 36% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 19% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Naila-Janjgir

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.1% 28.3% 7.8% 63.9%
Male 52.9% 44.6% 8.3% 47.1%
Female 18.5% 11.3% 7.2% 81.5%