Durgapur Village, with population of 671 is Khordha Sadar sub district's the 32nd most populous village, located in Khordha Sadar sub district of Khordha district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Durgapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 21st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 323 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khordha and distance from Durgapur village to Khordha is 6 km. Pin code of Durgapur village is 752060. The village comes under Bajapur panchayat. Khordha Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Khordha which is 12 km away. 0.03 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 671 people, among them 363 (54%) are male and 308 (46%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Durgapur village is 11%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 118 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Durgapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 671 545 126 0 75
Male 363 291 72 0 46
Female 308 254 54 0 29

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -30% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 959. Female population growth rate of the village is -34.2% which is -8.1% lower than male population growth rate of -26.1%. General caste population has decreased by -35%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.1% and child population has decreased by -37% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Durgapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -30% -35% 4.1% 0% -37%
Male -26.1% -31.7% 10.8% 0% -32.4%
Female -34.2% -38.3% -3.6% 0% -43.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 848 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 873, in schedule caste is 750. There are 630 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 105 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 120 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Durgapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -105 -94 -112 0 -120
2011 848 873 750 0 630
2001 953 967 862 0 750

Literacy

Total 528 people in the village are literate, among them 291 are male and 237 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Durgapur is 89%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Durgapur

Total Male Female
Change 5.0% 0.1% 9.6%
2011 88.6% 91.8% 84.9%
2001 83.6% 91.7% 75.3%

Workers profile

Durgapur has 32% (214) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 1% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Durgapur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.9% 19.1% 12.8% 68.1%
Male 57.9% 34.7% 23.1% 42.1%
Female 1.3% 0.6% 0.6% 98.7%