Jharsuguda District Population, Odisha - Census India 2011

Jharsuguda is one of district of Odisha in India. There are 10 Taluks, 351 villages and 5 towns in Jharsuguda district.

As per the Census India 2011, Jharsuguda district has 1,36,061 households, population of 5,79,505 of which 2,96,690 are males and 2,82,815 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 64,794 which is 11.18% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Jharsuguda district is around 953 compared to 979 which is average of Odisha state. The literacy rate of Jharsuguda district is 70.04% out of which 76.88% males are literate and 62.86% females are literate. The total area of Jharsuguda is 2,114 sq.km with population density of 274 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 60.11% of population lives in Urban area and 39.89% lives in Rural area. There are 18.05% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 30.5% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Jharsuguda district.

Jharsuguda Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total5,79,505100%
Hindu5,53,58795.53%
Muslim12,7832.21%
Christian10,4621.81%
Sikh1,4410.25%
Religion not stated1,0150.18%
Buddhist800.01%
Jain700.01%
Other religions and persuasions670.01%

Jharsuguda Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)158.591,955.41
Number of households51,77484,287
Total Population2,31,1653,48,340
Population (%)52.14%49.43%
Male Population1,20,5281,76,162
Female Population1,10,6371,72,178
Sex Ratio918977
Literacy (%)73.94%67.45%

List of Taluks in Jharsuguda

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Jharsuguda district, Odisha
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Jharsuguda1,22,817142.52862930
Laikera99,157637.141561000
Orient80,70647.201710921
Rengali60,136310.03194974
Banaharapali44,039220.46200943
Belpahar42,63756.37756929
Kolabira41,735133.43313998
Lakhanpur34,228368.1293993
Badmal 27,56684.37327877
Brajarajnagar26,484114.37232963

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Jharsuguda Population Facts

Number of Households1,36,061
Population5,79,505
Male Population2,96,690 (51.2%)
Female Population2,82,815 (48.8%)
Children Population64,794
Area2,114 km2
Population density/km2274
Sex-ratio953
Literacy70.04%
Male Literacy76.88%
Female Literacy62.86%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %30.5%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %18.05%

Map of Jharsuguda, Odisha