Fact Sheet of Kalahandi District

SlNoUnit Kalahandi
1Geographical Area in (Sq.Kms) 7920
2Total forest area in (Sq.Kms) 2538.01
3Normal rainfall(M.M) 1365
4Actual Avg. rainfall 2012(M.M) 1330.5
5 Density of Population( person per square Kilometer) - 2011 199
6No of Sub Divisions 2
7No of Tahasils 13
8No of CD Blocks 13
9No of Municipality 1
10No of NACs 3
11No of PS including Mahila PS 12
12No of GPs 273
13No of Fire station 13
14No of Assembly Constituencies 5
15No of Village ( Total ) 2236
16Inhabited 2099
17Un habited 137
18 Population (Total) - 2011 1576869
19Male - 2011 787101
20Female - 2011 789768
21Urban population -2011 121987
22Rural population-2011 1454882
23SC population -2011 286580
24ST population-2011 449456
25Population in 0-6 age groups-2011 222570
26Decadal growth (2001-2011) 18.07%
27Sex Ratio (No of female per 1000 male) - 2011 1003
28 Literacy Rate (Total Population)-2011 802036
29 Literacy rate (Male) - 2011 484177
30Literacy Rate (Female) )- 2011 317859
31Literacy rate (Rural) 63%
32Literacy rate (Urban) 85%