Bastar is a district in Chhattisgarh State of India. It has a total of 7 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 10,470 sq km. There are 6 towns and 1,150 villages in this district.
As per census Bastar has a population of 1,413,199 in 2011 out of which 698,487 are male and 714,712 are female. Population of Bastar in 2020/2021 is 1,562,933(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 650,863 out of 382,335 are male and 268,528 are female. People living in Bastar depend on multiple skills, total workers are 726,531 out of which men are 404,364 and women are 322,167. Total 195,389 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 149,625 are cultivated by men and 45,764 are women. 83,458 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 49,523 and 33,935 are women. Bastar sex ratio is 1,023 females per 1000 of males. Next Bastar Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 10,470 sq km., 174 sq km is urban and 10296 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 1,568,651 in the district, 193,494 are in urban area and 1,219,705 are in rural area. 43,280 households are in urban, 268,258 are in rural area. 139,806 literate people are in urban, 511,057 are in rural area.
Geography of Bastar
Languages spoken are Hindi