Chhattisgarh Population

Population
25,545,198
Male Population
12,830,336
Female Population
12,714,862
% of India' Population
2.11%
Sex Ratio
991
Child Sex Ratio
969
Density/km2
189
Density/mi2
489
Area (km2)
135,192
Area (mi2)
52,198
Child Population (0-6 Age)
3,661,689
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
1,859,935
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
1,801,754
Literacy
70.28%
Male Literacy
80.29%
Female Literacy
60.22%
Total Literate
15,379,922
Male Literate
8,807,893
Female Literate
6,572,029

Chhattisgarh Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
23,819,789
93.25%
Muslims
514,998
2.02%
Christian
490,542
1.92%
Sikh
70,036
0.27%
Buddhist
70,467
0.28%
Jain
61,510
0.24%
Not Stated
23,262
0.09%
Others
494,594
1.94%
Total
25,545,198
100.00%

Chhattisgarh Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District Raipur
4,063,872
Least Populous District Narayanpur
139,820
District with Highest Sex Ratio Bastar
1,023
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Korea
968
District with Highest Literacy Rate Durg
79.06%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Bijapur
40.86%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Bastar
1,413,199
1,023
54.40%
2. Bijapur
255,230
984
40.86%
3. Bilaspur
2,663,629
971
70.78%
4. Dantewada
533,638
1,020
42.12%
5. Dhamtari
799,781
1,010
78.36%
6. Durg
3,343,872
988
79.06%
7. Janjgir Champa
1,619,707
986
73.07%
8. Jashpur
851,669
1,005
67.92%
9. Kabirdham
822,526
996
60.85%
10. Kanker
748,941
1,006
70.29%
11. Korba
1,206,640
969
72.37%
12. Korea
658,917
968
70.64%
13. Mahasamund
1,032,754
1,017
71.02%
14. Narayanpur
139,820
994
48.62%
15. Raigarh
1,493,984
991
73.26%
16. Raipur
4,063,872
984
75.56%
17. Rajnandgaon
1,537,133
1,015
75.96%
18. Surguja
2,359,886
978
60.01%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Ambikapur
112,449
928
77.77%
2. Bhilai Nagar
625,700
941
77.05%
3. Bilaspur
331,030
943
78.13%
4. Durg
268,806
967
77.62%
5. Jagdalpur
125,463
961
75.31%
6. Korba
363,390
925
72.73%
7. Raigarh
137,126
953
76.24%
8. Raipur
1,010,433
948
75.01%
9. Rajnandgaon
163,114
991
76.75%