Jamul Municipality (Dhamdha Part), with population of 3067 is a part of the main city Jamul city, located in Dhamdha sub district of Durg district in the state Chhattisgarh in India. There are 2 wards in the city, among them Jamul Ward No 18 is the most populous ward with population of 1907 and Jamul Ward No 17 is the least populous ward with population of 1160.

Nearest railway station is Bhilai which is 8 km far from here. Durg is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 18 km. District head quarter of the city is Durg which is 18 km away. Raipur is the state head quarter of the city and is 35 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 764.2 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 29°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 3067 people, among them 1516 (49%) are male and 1551 (51%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jamul municipality (Dhamdha part) is 12%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 570 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jamul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,067 2,542 525 0 377
Male 1,516 1,269 247 0 181
Female 1,551 1,273 278 0 196

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1023.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jamul

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,067 3,063 0 3 0 1 0 0 0
Male 1,516 1,514 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Female 1,551 1,549 0 1 0 1 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2627. Female population growth rate of the city is 18.7% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of 14.8%. General caste population has increased by 13.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.5% and child population has decreased by -8.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jamul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.7% 13.1% 38.5% 0% -8.5%
Male 14.8% 11.9% 32.8% 0% -10%
Female 18.7% 14.3% 44% 0% -7.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1023 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1126. There are 1083 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jamul

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 21 88 0 33
2011 1023 1003 1126 0 1083
2001 990 982 1038 0 1050

Literacy

Total 2246 people in the city are literate, among them 1225 are male and 1021 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jamul is 83%. 92% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jamul

Total Male Female
Change 7.0% 3.6% 10.9%
2011 83.5% 91.8% 75.4%
2001 76.5% 88.2% 64.5%

Workers profile

Jamul has 30% (911) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 7% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jamul

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.7% 27.6% 2.1% 70.3%
Male 53.1% 51% 2.1% 46.9%
Female 6.8% 4.7% 2.1% 93.2%