Demography

Demography Details
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District Formation July 1998 Related Division Raipur
Area 4790 Sq. Km  Total Population  1032754
Total Female 520787 (50.4%) Total Male 511967(49.5%)
Total Population (0-6 age group) 134448 Population Increasing rate 20.05
Male Female Ratio 1017 Population Rural Area 912602
Population Urban Area 120152 Total Literates Rate in % 71.02
Male Literates Rate in % 82.05 Female Literates Rate in % 60.25

The density of population is 216 person per square kilometers. Sex ratio is 1017 women for 1000 men.
The tribes living in the district are Bhujia, Binjhwar, Dhanwar, Halba, Kamar, Kanwar, Kharai, Munda, Pardhi, Bahalia, Saur, Saharia, Sonar, Sanwara and Kharwar.