Population

Bastar District Overview

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.
 

Bastar District Population 2011

In 2011, Bastar had population of 1,411,644 of which male and female were 697,359 and 714,285 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.
 

Bastar District Population Growth Rate

There was change of 17.83 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 District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Bastar district for 2011 is 140 people per sq. km. In 2001, Bastar district density was at 119 people per sq. km. Bastar district administers 10,083 square kilometers of areas.

Bastar Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Bastar in 2011 were 54.94 compared to 44.27 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 65.70 and 44.49 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 56.75 and 31.93 in Bastar District. Total literate in Bastar District were 658,587 of which male and female were 387,907 and 270,680 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 1024 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 991 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 212,819 children under age of 0-6 against 210,110 of 2001 census. Of total 212,819 male and female were 106,904 and 105,915 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 991 compared to 1009 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 15.08 percent of Bastar District compared to 17.54 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.46 percent in this compared to previous census of India.


 

Description

2011 2001
Actual Population 1,411,644 1,198,067
Male 697,359 595,779
Female 714,285 602,288
Population Growth 17.83% 18.18%
Area Sq. Km 10,083 10,083
Density/km2 140 119
Proportion to Chhattisgarh Population 5.53% 5.75%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1024 1011
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 991 1009
Average Literacy 54.94 44.27
Male Literacy 65.70 56.75
Female Literacy 44.49 31.93
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 212,819 210,110
Male Population (0-6 Age) 106,904 104,572
Female Population (0-6 Age) 105,915 105,538
Literates 658,587 437,362
Male Literates 387,907 278,762
Female Literates 270,680 158,600
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.08% 17.54%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.33% 17.55%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.83% 17.52%
 

Source censusindia.gov.in