Districts with Lowest Literacy Rate

S.No. District
Population
Literates
Literacy
1. Alirajpur
728,999
209,754
36.10%
2. Bijapur
255,230
86,919
40.86%
3. Dantewada
533,638
191,237
42.12%
4. Jhabua
1,025,048
352,081
43.30%
5. Nabarangapur
1,220,946
470,379
46.43%
6. Shrawasti
1,117,361
423,313
46.74%
7. Malkangiri
613,192
244,706
48.54%
8. Narayanpur
139,820
56,621
48.62%
9. Kurung Kumey
92,076
36,606
48.75%
10. Pakur
900,422
352,881
48.82%
11. Barwani
1,385,881
549,926
49.08%
12. Koraput
1,379,647
568,090
49.21%
13. Bahraich
3,487,731
1,398,368
49.36%
14. Balrampur
2,148,665
868,357
49.51%
15. Rayagada
967,911
407,735
49.76%
16. Purnia
3,264,619
1,332,326
51.08%
17. Budaun
3,681,896
1,547,477
51.29%
18. Yadgir
1,174,271
510,003
51.83%
19. Sahibganj
1,150,567
483,263
52.04%
20. Sitamarhi
3,423,574
1,436,794
52.05%
21. Tirap
111,975
47,974
52.19%
22. Katihar
3,071,029
1,280,190
52.24%
23. Madhepura
2,001,762
834,577
52.25%
24. Saharsa
1,900,661
804,996
53.20%
25. Rampur
2,335,819
1,043,666
53.34%
26. Gajapati
577,817
262,537
53.49%
27. Araria
2,811,569
1,195,768
53.53%
28. Sheohar
656,246
283,698
53.78%
29. Mewat
1,089,263
454,897
54.08%
30. Ramban
283,713
124,065
54.27%
31. Bastar
1,413,199
650,863
54.40%
32. Jalor
1,828,730
829,582
54.86%
33. Mahbubnagar
4,053,028
1,940,646
55.04%
34. Sirohi
1,036,346
476,806
55.25%
35. Kishanganj
1,690,400
745,056
55.46%
36. Pashchim Champaran
3,935,042
1,759,481
55.70%
37. Purbi Champaran
5,099,371
2,276,957
55.79%
38. Pratapgarh
867,848
401,515
55.97%
39. Badgam
753,745
335,649
56.08%
40. Kishtwar
230,696
107,506
56.20%
41. Bandipora
392,232
185,979
56.28%
42. Banswara
1,797,485
829,343
56.33%
43. Godda
1,313,551
604,519
56.40%
44. Anjaw
21,167
9,990
56.46%
45. Barmer
2,603,751
1,188,322
56.53%
46. Darbhanga
3,937,385
1,816,634
56.56%
47. Moradabad
4,772,006
2,263,848
56.77%
48. Mon
250,260
119,626
56.99%
49. Jaisalmer
669,919
308,653
57.22%
50. Nuapada
610,382
299,383
57.35%