ABOUT NARAYANPUR


History


It is one of the two new districts created on May 11, 2007. It was carved out from the erstwhile Bastar district.Narayanpur town is the administrative headquarters of this district. This district comprises 366 villages.

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 140,206 117,337
Male 70,189 58,379
Female 70,017 58,958
Population Growth 19.49% 23.42%
Area Sq. Km 7,010 7,010
Density/km2 20 17
Proportion to Chhattisgarh Population 0.55% 0.56%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 998 1010
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 975 1000
Average Literacy 49.59 37.54
Male Literacy 58.97 48.44
Female Literacy 40.22 26.78
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 22,833 23,736
Male Population (0-6 Age) 11,561 11,867
Female Population (0-6 Age) 11,272 11,869
Literates 58,202 35,140
Male Literates 34,574 22,531
Female Literates 23,628 12,609
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.29% 20.23%