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District At A Glance

Geographical and Population details of the District
Geographical Area : 3,479.00 sq.km Area under Forest : 137.00 sq.km 3.94 %
Population ( 2011 Census ) Total : 1,698,730 in %
Male : 865,380 50.94
Female : 833,350 49.06
Rural : 1,433,800 84.40
Urban : 264,930 15.60
Scheduled Caste : 325,133 19.14
Scheduled Caste Male : 164,366 50.55
Scheduled Caste Female : 160,767 49.45
Scheduled Tribe : 6,129 0.36
Scheduled Tribe Male : 3,240 52.86
Scheduled Tribe Female : 2,889 47.14
Population Density : 488 (Per sq.km)
Literacy Total Literate : 1,291,939 76.05
Literate Male : 704,857 54.56
Literate Female : 587,082 45.44
Total Illiterate : 406,791 23.95
Illiterate Male : 160,523 39.46
Illiterate Female : 246,268 60.54
Households Total Households : 366,067
Rural Households : 247,682 67.66
Urban Households : 39,781 10.87
BPL Households ( 1997 Census) : 163,639
SC/ST Households ( 1997 Census) : 45,690

Administrative Setup :

Administrative setup of the District
No. of Sub-Divisions : 1 No. of Tehsils : 11
No. of Municipalities/Corporation : 1 No. of N.A.Cs : 3
No. of Blocks : 11 No. of Police Stations : 29
No. of Gram Panchayats : 268 No. of Inhabited Villages : 1598
No. of Uninhabited Villages : 124 No. of villages : 1722