Khunti District of Jharkhand State
|Co ordinates:||23°04′12″N 85°16′48″E|
|Area:||2,611 square kilometers|
|Total Population(Cencus 2011):||531,885|
|Climate:||Humid subtropical climate.|
Khunti district is historically known as birth place of Birsa Munda and the center of the activity of the Birsa movement. Khunti district is come in to existence on 12th September 2007. The district was formed by carving out of Ranchi district. Khunti town is headquartering of the district. The district is the second least populous district of Jharkhand State. This district is currently a part of the Red Corridor.
Khunti distric consists of 06 Block. The following are the list of the Blocks in Khunti district
According to the 2011 census Khunti district has a population of 531,885. This gives it a ranking of 541st in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 210 inhabitants per square kilomete. Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 21.96%. Khunti has a sex ratio of 997 females for every 1000 males and a literacy rate of 64.49%.
|District Total Population||531885|
|District Head Quarter||Khunti|
|District Administrative Division||South Chotanagpur division|
|Lok sabha constituencies||Khunti (shared with Simdega, Ranchi and Seraikela K|
|District STD Code||06528|
|Vehical Registration Code||JH23|
|Govt. Official Website||http://www.khunti.nic.in|