Chatra is one of 24 districts located in eastern Indian state Jharkhand. There are total 12 blocks which comes under Chatra district, and there are total 1471 villages and 1 town area which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Chatra district is 347 and number of houses in this district is 173869.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 992901. Out of total 992901, male population count is 507380, where as female population count is 485521 in Chatra.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 187521 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 187521 children 95320 are boys and 92201 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Chatra district is 47%. 476315 out of total 992901 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 56% and 284632 males are literate out of total 507380 male population, where as female literacy rate is 60% and 191683 out of total 485521 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Chatra district is 52%. 516586 out of total 992901 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 43% and 222748 males are illiterate out of total 507380 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 60% and 293838 out of total 485521 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Chatra district is 383723 and non-working population is 609178 and out of 383723 working population 75298 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.