Jagatsinghapur is a Municipality city in district of Jagatsinghapur, Orissa. The Jagatsinghapur city is divided into 21 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jagatsinghapur Municipality has population of 33,631 of which 17,239 are males while 16,392 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2859 which is 8.50 % of total population of Jagatsinghapur (M). In Jagatsinghapur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 951 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jagatsinghapur is around 961 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Jagatsinghapur city is 89.32 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Jagatsinghapur, Male literacy is around 93.45 % while female literacy rate is 84.98 %.
Jagatsinghapur Municipality has total administration over 7,010 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Jagatsinghapur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.17 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.09 % of total population in Jagatsinghapur (M).
Jagatsinghapur Work Profile
Out of total population, 11,533 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 9,321 were males while 2,212 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 11533 working population, 85.16 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.84 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.