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Darjeeling District: Short Statistics
Posted Date: 06-May-2010
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Darjeeling District is one of the top spot for the tourist. The tiger hill, toy train wand beautiful scenery is what attracts the tourists most. it is also famous for its Tea-production.
Total Area: 3,149 square kilometer
Population: 17 lac
Male Population: around 8,50,000
Female Population: around 8 lac
Density of Population: 510 per square kilometer
Percentage of total population of the state live in Darjeeling: 2%
Population of Scheduled Caste: 2,50,000
Percentage of Scheduled Caste population: 16.15%
Percentage of Scheduled Tribe population: 14%
Literacy Population according to 2001 census: 10,29,561
Literacy Population according to 2001 census(Male): 5,92,037
Literacy Population according to 2001 census(Female): 4,37,524
Percentage of Literacy Population: 72.87%
Percentage of Literacy Population(Male): 81.28%
Percentage of Literacy Population(Female): 63.92%
No. of Health Institute: 227
Amount of Agricultural Land: 3,25,469 hectare
Amount of Not suitable Agricultural Land: 40,677 hectare
Amount of total Irrigational Land(through government's canal): 8,479 hectare
Total number of Gram Panchayet: 21
Total number of Panchayet Samiti: 4
Total number of Zilla Parishad: 1
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