Chamarajanagar District Population, Karnataka - Census India 2011

Chamarajanagar is one of district of Karnataka in India. There are 4 Taluks, 509 villages and 5 towns in Chamarajanagar district.

As per the Census India 2011, Chamarajanagar district has 2,44,874 households, population of 10,20,791 of which 5,12,231 are males and 5,08,560 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,00,648 which is 9.86% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Chamarajanagar district is around 993 compared to 973 which is average of Karnataka state. The literacy rate of Chamarajanagar district is 55.38% out of which 61.1% males are literate and 49.61% females are literate. The total area of Chamarajanagar is 5,648 sq.km with population density of 181 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 82.86% of population lives in Urban area and 17.14% lives in Rural area. There are 25.42% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 11.78% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Chamarajanagar district.

Chamarajanagar Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total10,20,791100%
Hindu9,42,07192.29%
Muslim47,2104.62%
Christian22,1832.17%
Buddhist4,8720.48%
Religion not stated3,4180.33%
Jain7610.07%
Other religions and persuasions1400.01%
Sikh1360.01%

Chamarajanagar Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)65.635,582.37
Number of households40,7372,04,137
Total Population1,74,9748,45,817
Population (%)49.92%49.77%
Male Population87,3474,24,884
Female Population87,6274,20,933
Sex Ratio1003991
Literacy (%)70.31%52.29%

List of Taluks in Chamarajanagar

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Chamarajanagar district, Karnataka
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Kollegal 3,57,8532,789128973
Chamarajanagar 3,57,7991,2202931004
Gundlupet 2,23,0701,3721631008
Yelandur 82,069267307993

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Chamarajanagar Population Facts

Number of Households2,44,874
Population10,20,791
Male Population5,12,231 (50.18%)
Female Population5,08,560 (49.82%)
Children Population1,00,648
Area5,648 km2
Population density/km2181
Sex-ratio993
Literacy55.38%
Male Literacy61.1%
Female Literacy49.61%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %11.78%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %25.42%

Map of Chamarajanagar, Karnataka