Katihar Census 2011

District : Katihar
State : Bihar
Population 3,068,149
Population Density 1004 Persons/sq.Km.
Male Population 1,601,158
Female Population 1,466,991
Sex-Ratio 916
Total Literacy rate 54 %
Male Literacy Rate 61 %
Female Literacy Rate 45 %
Area (square Kilometer) 3,056



Katihar, Bihar

Population of Katihar

Katihar district is located in Bihar . Population of Katihar district is 3068149 as per Census 2011. Katihar is 14th most Populous district out of total 38 districts in Bihar and it is 117th most Populous district in India.The population density of Katihar is 1004 Persons per square Km.It is 23th most densely populated out of 38 districts in Bihar and it is 97th most densely populated district out of total 640 districts in india.

Literacy rate of Katihar

Total Literacy rate of Katihar is 53.56%. This means 53.56 out of 100 persons of age more than 6 years are literate. It is ranked 36 in terms of literacy rate out of total 38 districts of Bihar and 117 out of total 640 districts of India. Male Literacy of Katihar is 60.99% while female literacy stands at 45.37%.
Note: Serchhip district(98.76%) in Mizoram has highest literacy rate and Alirajpur district(37.2%) of Madhya Pradesh has the lowest literacy rate in India.

Sex-Ratio of Katihar

Sex-ratio of Katihar is 916 female per thousand male.
Note : Highest Sex-ratio of india is of Puducherry (1176) while lowest being from Daman district (533).
Note:All the details are as of Census 2011.

Area of Katihar

Area of Katihar is 3055.93 Sq. Km. It is 12th largest district in Bihar and 397th largest in India in terms of total area.
Note: Kutch district(45441 sq.km) of Gujarat is the largest and Mahe district(9 sq km) of Puducherry is the smallest district in India.