Education

Description Total :  2011 Total : 2001
Average Literacy 54.94 % 44.27 %
Male Literacy 65.70 % 56.75 %
Female Literacy 44.49 % 31.93 %
Literates 658,587 437,362
Male Literates 387,907 278,762
Female Literates 270,680 158,600
Description Rural Urban
Average Literacy 50.37 % 82.32 %
Male Literacy 61.64 % 89.42 %
Female Literacy 39.52 % 75.11 %
Literates 517,571 141,016
Male Literates 310,756 77,151
Female Literates 206,815 63,865
 
 Block Wise Status of Literacy in Bastar District
Blocks Name Total Literacy % Rural Population Literacy %
Male Female Total
Jagdalpur 64.19 28.57 14.25 43.77
Bastar 40.72 26.75 12.99 40.72
Bakawand 46.3 30.18 15.15 46.3
Lohandiguda 31.1 20.35 9.88 31.1
Tokpal 37.06 24.33 12.05 37.06
Bastnar 11.87 9.1 3.08 11.87
Dhrbha 24.42 16.02 7.5 24.42
 
Blockwise distribution of number of Primary Schools 
Primary School of District Bastar
Sl. No. Tehsil/Block Tribal Dept Edu Dept RGM Edu Junior Primary School Total Non Grant Grant Grand total
Guarantee
1 Jagdalpur 87 70 4 45 16 222 35 3 260
2 Bastar 77 73 9 101 30 290 - 1 291
3 Bakawand 72 70 14 64 23 243 - 3 246
4 Lohandiguda 31 50 19 58 15 173 - - 173
5 Tokapal 61 33 3 24 18 139 6 1 146
6 Bastanar 52 13 3 20 18 106 2 4 112
7 Darbha 61 32 15 36 18 162 3 - 165
    441 341 67 348 138 1335 46 12 1393

 

 
Blockwise distribution of number of Middle School:
Sl. No. Tehsil/Block Tribal Devp Edu Dept RGSM Total Grant Non Grant Grand total
1 Jagdalpur 28 15 - 43 - 23 66
2 Bastar 23 12 5 40 1 - 41
3 Bakawand 21 9 - 30 3 8 41
4 Lohandiguda 15 3 - 18 - - 18
5 Tokapal 16 3 7 26 1 3 30
6 Bastanar 10 - - 10 4 - 14
7 Darbha 9 3 - 12 - - 12
    122 45 12 179 9 34  

 

 
Table: Blockwise distribution of high Schools in Bastar
Sl. No. Tehsil/Block Tribal Devp Edu Dept Grant Non Grant Grand total
8 Jagdalpur 2 2 - - 4
9 Bastar 7 1 - 1 9
10 Bakawand 9 - 1 1 11
11 Lohandiguda 2 - - 1 3
12 Tokapal 1 - 1 - 2
13 Bastanar 2 - - - 2
14 Darbha 4 - - - 4
District Bastar 27 3 2 3 35

 

 
Table: Blockwise distribution of Higher Secondary Schools in the district
Sl. No. Tehsil/Block Tribal Dep Education Dept Grant Non Grant Total
8 Jagdalpur 7 1 - - 8
9 Bastar 6 1 - 1 8
10 Bakawand 4 - - - 4
11 Lohandiguda 2 - - - 2
12 Tokapal 3 - 1 - 4
13 Bastanar 1 - - - 1
14 Darbha 3 - - - 3
Bastar 26 2 1 1 30

 

 
Other Available Educational Institutes in the District:
 
Sl. No. Tehsil/Block Institute
Vocational School Ashram Sch Colleges
1 Jagdalpur 1 3 5
2 Bastar 1 5 -
3 Bakawand - 4 -
4 Lohandiguda - 14 -
5 Tokapal - 3 -
6 Bastanar - 10 -
7 Darbha - 18 -
Bastar 2 57 5

 

Source censusindia.gov.in and Jila Panchayat Bastar