Demography

As per Population figures of 2011 Census, the demographic indicators are as below:

Description 2011
Area 3332 sq.km.
Rural Area  3319.55 sq.km
Urban Area 12.45 sq.km
Total Population 16,26,384
Male 8,47,006
Female  7,79,378
Rural Population  15,60,813
Urban Population 65,571
Decadal Growth ( Person ) 27.50%
Decadal Growth ( Male ) 26.30%
Decadal Growth ( Female ) 28.83%
Population density  488/1000
No. of households (Normal) 2,50,107
No. of households (Institutional) 589
No. of households ( Houseless)  188
No. of villages  1695
No. of villages ( Inhabitated ) 1337
No. of villages ( UnInhabitated)  358