Raurkela Industrial Township

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Raurkela Industrial City
City
Raurkela Industrial City is located in Odisha
Raurkela Industrial City
Raurkela Industrial City
Location in Odisha, India
Raurkela Industrial City is located in India
Raurkela Industrial City
Raurkela Industrial City
Raurkela Industrial City (India)
Coordinates: 22°11′14″N 84°53′57″E / 22.1872°N 84.8991°E / 22.1872; 84.8991Coordinates: 22°11′14″N 84°53′57″E / 22.1872°N 84.8991°E / 22.1872; 84.8991
Country India
StateOdisha
DistrictSundargarh
Population
(2011)
 • City210,412
 • Metro
552,970
Languages
 • OfficialOriya
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationOD
Websiteodisha.gov.in

Raurkela Industrial City is a city in Sundargarh District in the Indian state of Odisha.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2011 census, Rourkela Industrial City had 210,412 inhabitants, forming with Rourkela town an Urban Agglomeration of 552,970.[citation needed]As of 2001 India census,[1] Raurkela Industrial City had a population of 206,566. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Raurkela Industrial City has an average literacy rate of 84%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 68%. In Raurkela Industrial City, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age. It acquired 14th place in quality of urban sanitation under the National Rating and Award Scheme for Sanitation for Indian Cities by the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.