Bastar District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Bastar, a district of Chhattisgarh has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Chhattisgarh. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Bastar District of Chhattisgarh.

In 2011, Bastar had population of 1,413,199 of which male and female were 698,487 and 714,712 respectively. In 2001 census, Bastar had a population of 1,198,067 of which males were 595,779 and remaining 602,288 were females. Bastar District population constituted 5.53 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Bastar District was at 5.75 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 17.96 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Bastar District recorded increase of 18.18 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Bastar Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 1,413,199 1,198,067
Male 698,487 595,779
Female 714,712 602,288
Population Growth 17.96% 18.18%
Area Sq. Km 10,470 10,470
Density/km2 135 119
Proportion to Chhattisgarh Population 5.53% 5.75%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1023 1011
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 994 1009
Average Literacy 54.40 44.27
Male Literacy 64.82 56.75
Female Literacy 44.26 31.93
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 216,713 210,110
Male Population (0-6 Age) 108,662 104,572
Female Population (0-6 Age) 108,051 105,538
Literates 650,863 437,362
Male Literates 382,335 278,762
Female Literates 268,528 158,600
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.33% 17.54%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.56% 17.55%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.12% 17.52%

Bastar District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Bastar district for 2011 is 135 people per sq. km. In 2001, Bastar district density was at 119 people per sq. km. Bastar district administers 10,470 square kilometers of areas.

Bastar Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Bastar in 2011 were 54.40 compared to 44.27 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 64.82 and 44.26 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 56.75 and 31.93 in Bastar District. Total literate in Bastar District were 650,863 of which male and female were 382,335 and 268,528 respectively. In 2001, Bastar District had 437,362 in its district.

Bastar Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Bastar, it stood at 1023 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 1011. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 994 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 1009 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Bastar Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Bastar. There were total 216,713 children under age of 0-6 against 210,110 of 2001 census. Of total 216,713 male and female were 108,662 and 108,051 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 994 compared to 1009 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 15.33 percent of Bastar District compared to 17.54 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.21 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Bastar Houseless Census

In 2011, total 411 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 1,033. This approx 0.07% of total population of Bastar district.

Bastar Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,277,975 90.43 %
Muslims 12,413 0.88 %
Christian 27,951 1.98 %
Sikh 2,099 0.15 %
Buddhist 985 0.07 %
Jain 3,466 0.25 %
Others 86,925 6.15 %
Not Stated 1,385 0.10 %

Bastar Population 2015

What is the population of Bastar in 2015? The fact is, last census for Bastar district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Bastar district situated in Chhattisgarh. As per 2011, Bastar population is 1,413,199

Bastar District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Bastar population for 2011 census, 13.69 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 193,494 people lives in urban areas of which males are 97,835 and females are 95,659. Sex Ratio in urban region of Bastar district is 978 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Bastar district was 933 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 22,392 of which males and females were 11,583 and 10,809. This child population figure of Bastar district is 11.84 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Bastar district as per census 2011 is 81.71 % of which males and females are 88.62 % and 74.68 % literates respectively. In actual number 139,806 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 76,437 and 63,369 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 86.31 % population of Bastar districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Bastar district population living in rural areas is 1,219,705 of which males and females are 600,652 and 619,053 respectively. In rural areas of Bastar district, sex ratio is 1031 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Bastar district is considered, figure is 1002 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 194,321 in rural areas of which males were 97,079 and females were 97,242. The child population comprises 16.16 % of total rural population of Bastar district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Bastar district is 49.84 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 60.75 and 39.32 percent respectively. In total, 511,057 people were literate of which males and females were 305,898 and 205,159 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 86.31 % 13.69 %
Total Population 1,219,705 193,494
Male Population 600,652 97,835
Female Population 619,053 95,659
Sex Ratio 1031 978
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 1002 933
Child Population (0-6) 194,321 22,392
Male Child(0-6) 97,079 11,583
Female Child(0-6) 97,242 10,809
Child Percentage (0-6) 15.93 % 11.57 %
Male Child Percentage 16.16 % 11.84 %
Female Child Percentage 15.71 % 11.30 %
Literates 511,057 139,806
Male Literates 305,898 76,437
Female Literates 205,159 63,369
Average Literacy 49.84 % 81.71 %
Male Literacy 60.75 % 88.62 %
Female Literacy 39.32 % 74.68 %

City/Metros in Bastar District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Bastar District
Cities inside Bastar District Population Male Female
Jagdalpur (Municipal Corporation) 125,463 63,989 61,474

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