Raigarh is a district in Chhattisgarh State of India. It has a total of 9 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 7,086 sq km. There are 10 towns and 1,466 villages in this district.
As per census Raigarh District has a population of 1,493,984 in 2011 out of which 750,278 are male and 743,706 are female. Population of Raigarh District in 2020/2021 is 1,652,278(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 951,639 out of 542,756 are male and 408,883 are female. People living in Raigarh District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 690,167 out of which men are 429,211 and women are 260,956. Total 163,917 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 125,480 are cultivated by men and 38,437 are women. 181,281 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 114,647 and 66,634 are women. Raigarh District sex ratio is 991 females per 1000 of males. Next Raigarh District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 7,086 sq km., 120 sq km is urban and 6967 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 1,658,323 in the district, 246,302 are in urban area and 1,247,682 are in rural area. 55,162 households are in urban, 312,800 are in rural area. 183,488 literate people are in urban, 768,151 are in rural area.
Geography of Raigarh
Languages spoken are Hindi