Demography

Having a mainly tribal population, Surajpur reflects the rich traditional values and cultural legacies of the bygone days that has percolated to the modern era.

Well Surajpur is Also known as Suncity.

Population According To Census 2011
Population Persons Males Females
Total 232,411 117,485 114,926
In the age group 0-6 years 34,786 17,945 16,841
Scheduled Castes (SC) 13,017 6,538 6,479
Scheduled Tribes (ST) 74,148 37,150 36,998
Literates 129,257 74,740 54,517
Illiterate 103,154 42,745 60,409
Total Worker 97,328 61,522 35,806
Main Worker 50,461 41,097 9,364
Main Worker – Cultivator 20,682 16,950 3,732
Main Worker – Agricultural Labourers 8,507 6,160 2,347
Main Worker – Household Industries 521 407 114
Main Worker – Other 20,751 17,580 3,171
Marginal Worker 46,867 20,425 26,442
Marginal Worker – Cultivator 13,205 4,601 8,604
Marginal Worker – Agriculture Labourers 28,837 12,643 16,194
Marginal Worker – Household Industries 563 262 301
Marginal Workers – Other 4,262 2,919 1,343
Marginal Worker (3-6 Months) 35,081 16,628 18,453
Marginal Worker – Cultivator (3-6 Months) 9,910 3,688 6,222
Marginal Worker – Agriculture Labourers (3-6 Months) 21,687 10,410 11,277
Marginal Worker – Household Industries (3-6 Months) 318 165 153
Marginal Worker – Other (3-6 Months) 3,166 2,365 801
Marginal Worker (0-3 Months) 11,786 3,797 7,989
Marginal Worker – Cultivator (0-3 Months) 3,295 913 2,382
Marginal Worker – Agriculture Labourers (0-3 Months) 7,150 2,233 4,917
Marginal Worker – Household Industries (0-3 Months) 245 97 148
Marginal Worker – Other Workers (0-3 Months) 1,096 554 542
Non Worker 135,083 55,963 79,120