Chandrapur District Population, Maharashtra - Census India 2011

Chandrapur is one of district of Maharashtra in India. There are 15 Talukas, 1,792 villages and 23 towns in Chandrapur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Chandrapur district has 5,36,686 households, population of 22,04,307 of which 11,23,834 are males and 10,80,473 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,31,316 which is 10.49% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Chandrapur district is around 961 compared to 929 which is average of Maharashtra state. The literacy rate of Chandrapur district is 71.62% out of which 77.64% males are literate and 65.35% females are literate. The total area of Chandrapur is 11,443 sq.km with population density of 193 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 64.82% of population lives in Urban area and 35.18% lives in Rural area. There are 15.8% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 17.67% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Chandrapur district.

Chandrapur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total22,04,307100%
Hindu17,80,08580.75%
Buddhist2,86,73413.01%
Muslim92,2974.19%
Other religions and persuasions23,1881.05%
Christian10,7010.49%
Sikh5,2510.24%
Jain3,8610.18%
Religion not stated2,1900.1%

Chandrapur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)290.6011,152.40
Number of households1,80,4583,56,228
Total Population7,75,37814,28,929
Population (%)51.29%49.19%
Male Population3,97,7287,26,106
Female Population3,77,6507,02,823
Sex Ratio950968
Literacy (%)79.47%67.35%

List of Talukas in Chandrapur

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Chandrapur district, Maharashtra
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Chandrapur4,81,7581,179.71408946
Warora1,71,5401,028.93167960
Chimur1,69,5471,142148974
Brahmapuri1,66,165814.75204986
Bhadravati1,58,7511,165.07136933
Rajura1,38,408894.92155946
Ballarpur1,34,540260.54516937
Nagbhir1,33,020735.30181989
Korpana1,25,317560.37224938
Mul1,14,611499.51229998
Sindewahi1,10,440792.06139980
Sawali1,07,937663.33163988
Gondpipri79,672749.55106976
Jiwati61,820559.15111964
Pombhurna50,781397.81128980

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Chandrapur Population Facts

Number of Households5,36,686
Population22,04,307
Male Population11,23,834 (50.98%)
Female Population10,80,473 (49.02%)
Children Population2,31,316
Area11,443 km2
Population density/km2193
Sex-ratio961
Literacy71.62%
Male Literacy77.64%
Female Literacy65.35%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %17.67%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %15.8%

Map of Chandrapur, Maharashtra