Chattisgarh at a glance


Chattisgarh is located in the central part of India. Here, Chattisgarh at a glance provides important information and figures about Chattisgarh. This is helpful for General Knowledge exams.

Chattisgarh at a glance
Particulars Description
Capital Raipur
Established 1st November 2000
Largest City Raipur
Latitude 17°46' N
Longitude 80°15' E
Area Total 135,192 km2
Districts 32
Sub Divisions 96
Development Block 146
No. of Municipal Corporations 13
Total Towns 182
Villages 20,126
Total Population (Census 2011) 2,55,45,198
Male (Census 2011) 1,28,32,895
Female (Census 2011) 1,27,12,303
Density (Census 2011) 189 per sq. km
Literacy Rate -Total (Census 2011) 70.28%
Literacy Rate -Male (Census 2011) 80.27%
Literacy Rate -Female (Census 2011) 60.24%
Highest peak Gaurlata (4019 ft)
Official Language Hindi
State Mammal Wild water buffalo
State Bird Hill myna
State Flower Rhynchostylis gigantea
State Tree Shorea robusta
State Song Arpa Pairi Ke Dhar
Airport Bilaspur, Raipur
Lok Sabha Constituency 11
Rajya Sabha Seat 5
Vidhan Sabha Constituency 91