Darjeeling is a district in West Bengal State of India. It has a total of 12 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 3,149 sq km. There are 29 towns and 687 villages in this district.
As per census Darjeeling has a population of 1,846,823 in 2011 out of which 937,259 are male and 909,564 are female. Population of Darjeeling in 2020/2021 is 1,966,811(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 1,315,585 out of 717,673 are male and 597,912 are female. People living in Darjeeling depend on multiple skills, total workers are 683,726 out of which men are 479,586 and women are 204,140. Total 51,984 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 41,632 are cultivated by men and 10,352 are women. 32,087 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 23,372 and 8,715 are women. Darjeeling sex ratio is 970 females per 1000 of males. Next Darjeeling Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 3,149 sq km., 153.49 sq km is urban and 2995.51 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 2,049,974 in the district, 727,963 are in urban area and 1,118,860 are in rural area. 154,540 households are in urban, 236,694 are in rural area. 578,761 literate people are in urban, 736,824 are in rural area.
Geography of Darjeeling
Languages spoken are Bengali
Darjeeling District Blocks Map