Katihar is a district in Bihar State of India. It has a total of 16 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 3,057 sq km. There are 3 towns and 1,540 villages in this district.
As per census Katihar District has a population of 3,071,029 in 2011 out of which 1,600,430 are male and 1,470,599 are female. Population of Katihar District in 2020/2021 is 3,465,934(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 1,280,190 out of 762,256 are male and 517,934 are female. People living in Katihar District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 1,013,566 out of which men are 760,522 and women are 253,044. Total 139,059 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 125,129 are cultivated by men and 13,930 are women. 399,923 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 324,095 and 75,828 are women. Katihar District sex ratio is 919 females per 1000 of males. Next Katihar District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 3,057 sq km., 68 sq km is urban and 2989 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 3,408,843 in the district, 273,822 are in urban area and 2,797,207 are in rural area. 53,564 households are in urban, 565,512 are in rural area. 180,433 literate people are in urban, 1,099,757 are in rural area.
Geography of Katihar
Languages spoken are Hindi