Raigarh District Population, Chhattisgarh - Census India 2011

Raigarh is one of district of Chhattisgarh in India. There are 9 Taluks, 1,466 villages and 11 towns in Raigarh district.

As per the Census India 2011, Raigarh district has 3,67,962 households, population of 14,93,984 of which 7,50,278 are males and 7,43,706 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,95,069 which is 13.06% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Raigarh district is around 991 compared to 991 which is average of Chhattisgarh state. The literacy rate of Raigarh district is 63.7% out of which 72.34% males are literate and 54.98% females are literate. The total area of Raigarh is 7,086 sq.km with population density of 211 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 83.51% of population lives in Urban area and 16.49% lives in Rural area. There are 15.06% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 33.84% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Raigarh district.

Raigarh Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total14,93,984100%
Hindu14,22,98695.25%
Christian47,6533.19%
Muslim17,3321.16%
Sikh2,1170.14%
Other religions and persuasions1,7820.12%
Religion not stated9240.06%
Buddhist7810.05%
Jain4090.03%

Raigarh Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)144.256,941.75
Number of households55,1623,12,800
Total Population2,46,30212,47,682
Population (%)51.34%50%
Male Population1,26,4616,23,817
Female Population1,19,8416,23,865
Sex Ratio9481000
Literacy (%)74.5%61.57%

List of Taluks in Raigarh

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Raigarh3,07,513652.42471952
Sarangarh2,29,603883.542601011
Udaipur (Dharamjaigarh)2,07,0301,935.681071004
Baramkela1,51,399620.92244990
Kharsia1,50,627514.072931003
Pusour1,39,799473.76295990
Lailunga1,30,613795.401641008
Tamnar97,975729.01134986
Gharghoda79,425481.191651019

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Raigarh Population Facts

Number of Households3,67,962
Population14,93,984
Male Population7,50,278 (50.22%)
Female Population7,43,706 (49.78%)
Children Population1,95,069
Area7,086 km2
Population density/km2211
Sex-ratio991
Literacy63.7%
Male Literacy72.34%
Female Literacy54.98%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %33.84%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %15.06%

Map of Raigarh, Chhattisgarh