Durg District Population, Chhattisgarh - Census India 2011

Durg is one of district of Chhattisgarh in India. There are 13 Taluks, 1,773 villages and 32 towns in Durg district.

As per the Census India 2011, Durg district has 7,01,707 households, population of 33,43,872 of which 16,82,101 are males and 16,61,771 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 4,30,536 which is 12.88% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Durg district is around 988 compared to 991 which is average of Chhattisgarh state. The literacy rate of Durg district is 68.88% out of which 76.37% males are literate and 61.31% females are literate. The total area of Durg is 8,535 sq.km with population density of 392 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 61.58% of population lives in Urban area and 38.42% lives in Rural area. There are 13.7% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 11.88% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Durg district.

Durg Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total33,43,872100%
Hindu31,29,74593.6%
Muslim83,4992.5%
Other religions and persuasions42,5691.27%
Christian24,3040.73%
Sikh24,2760.73%
Buddhist19,5870.59%
Jain17,2090.51%
Religion not stated2,6830.08%

Durg Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)552.457,982.55
Number of households2,77,4134,24,294
Total Population12,84,76520,59,107
Population (%)51.06%50.17%
Male Population6,55,94910,26,152
Female Population6,28,81610,32,955
Sex Ratio9591007
Literacy (%)75.75%64.6%

List of Taluks in Durg

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Durg district, Chhattisgarh
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Durg11,26,731639.421762954
Patan3,25,227770.52422986
Dhamdha2,69,990888.34304993
Bemetara2,15,624733.02294997
Gunderdehi2,04,752685.602991010
Dondi Luhara1,97,411953.812071033
Nawagarh1,97,081625.02315995
Berla1,87,376777.612411007
Dondi1,55,370850.451831033
Gurur1,43,225549.312611012
Balod1,25,407333.833761021
Saja1,17,486513.042291004
Thanakhamria78,192215.033641011

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Durg Population Facts

Number of Households7,01,707
Population33,43,872
Male Population16,82,101 (50.3%)
Female Population16,61,771 (49.7%)
Children Population4,30,536
Area8,535 km2
Population density/km2392
Sex-ratio988
Literacy68.88%
Male Literacy76.37%
Female Literacy61.31%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %11.88%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %13.7%

Map of Durg, Chhattisgarh