Raipur District Population, Chhattisgarh - Census India 2011

Raipur is one of district of Chhattisgarh in India. There are 15 Taluks, 2,149 villages and 28 towns in Raipur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Raipur district has 8,71,225 households, population of 40,63,872 of which 20,48,186 are males and 20,15,686 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 5,83,382 which is 14.36% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Raipur district is around 984 compared to 991 which is average of Chhattisgarh state. The literacy rate of Raipur district is 64.71% out of which 72.9% males are literate and 56.39% females are literate. The total area of Raipur is 12,383 sq.km with population density of 328 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 63.5% of population lives in Urban area and 36.5% lives in Rural area. There are 17.82% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 11.72% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Raipur district.

Raipur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total40,63,872100%
Hindu38,81,48595.51%
Muslim1,03,0382.54%
Christian23,1810.57%
Jain17,1370.42%
Sikh16,7070.41%
Other religions and persuasions10,6800.26%
Buddhist8,3970.21%
Religion not stated3,2470.08%

Raipur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)504.5211,878.48
Number of households3,15,6475,55,578
Total Population14,83,28925,80,583
Population (%)51.21%50.07%
Male Population7,59,61912,88,567
Female Population7,23,67012,92,016
Sex Ratio9531003
Literacy (%)73.08%59.9%

List of Taluks in Raipur

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Raipur district, Chhattisgarh
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Raipur13,66,141653.132092947
Arang3,14,489902.56348984
Baloda Bazar2,49,728617.294051004
Abhanpur2,42,089600.444031000
Tilda2,38,157740.23322993
Bilaigarh2,26,432700.363231008
Kasdol2,17,6881,665.151311012
Simga2,06,021608.56339997
Bhatapara2,03,295467.53435995
Palari2,02,179593.323411005
Rajim1,67,654497.143371005
Mainpur1,24,3841,515.56821018
Chhura1,16,3301,035.131121031
Bindranavagarh(Gariyaband)95,0731,330.78711032
Deobhog94,212455.802071025

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Raipur Population Facts

Number of Households8,71,225
Population40,63,872
Male Population20,48,186 (50.4%)
Female Population20,15,686 (49.6%)
Children Population5,83,382
Area12,383 km2
Population density/km2328
Sex-ratio984
Literacy64.71%
Male Literacy72.9%
Female Literacy56.39%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %11.72%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %17.82%

Map of Raipur, Chhattisgarh