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Ambikapur Analytics

languages
City (district capitals)/DHQ

  • 1. Bengali   :   12,970
  • 2. Hindi   :   756
  • 3. English Multilingual Population   :   489

Number Of Languages spoken by more then 30K Population : 0

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Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
:
14,283
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
:
673rd
District
Area (km2)  
:
3,265
District
Area (Rank)
:
396th
No.of Towns  
in District
: 126
No. of Villages  
in District
: 684

Ambikapur Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Ambikapur is the 673rd ranked city in population, out of 768 District Capitals (DHQs) of India. It is the capital of Ambikapur District in Chattisgarh State. Surguja District is 520th highest ranked in population & 396th ranked in area, in India. Please keep the DHQ rank in perspective, for the highlights below.

Better than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Ambikapur is the 39th highest ranked in Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   out of 768 city/districts of India.
  • 2.
  • The average Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   of Indian city (district capitals)/districts is 334. Ambikapur is the 59th highest ranked city out of 768 city/districts. This implies that this district is more urbanized and/or has a better-developed educational infrastructure compared to other districts.
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Ambikapur is the 67th highest ranked in Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   . This indicates that this district has more decentralized governance as compare to other districts.
  • 4.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India Ambikapur is the 51st best ranked in Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   .
  • 5.
  • Ambikapur is the 66th best ranked in Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   out of 768 City/Districts of India.
  • 6.
  • The Average Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   of Indian City(District Capitals)/Districts is 27640 . Ambikapur is the 229th best ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.

Worse than India Average-

  • 1.
  • Ambikapur is the 3rd worst ranked in Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   out of 768 city/districts of India. This implies that this district has a lower birth rate and/or lower attractiveness for migrants.
  • 2.
  • The Average Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   of Indian City (District Capitals)/Districts is Ambikapur is the 3rd worst ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.This indicates that this district is less urbanised and/or has a less developed educational infrastructure compared to other districts
  • 3.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Ambikapur is the 20th worst ranked in City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   .This indicates lower facebook IDs in FB Advertising module for this town vis a vis other towns.
  • 4.
  • Out of 768 District Capitals/Districts of India, Ambikapur is the 31st worst ranked in Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   .This indicates that this district has lower urban development as compare to other districts.
  • 5.
  • Ambikapur is the 37th highest ranked in Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   out of 768 City/Districts of India.This indicates a poor distribution of LPG connections in this district compared to other districts.
  • 6.
  • The Average Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   of Indian City(District Capitals)/Districts is 96366. Ambikapur is the 87th highest ranked City out of 768 City/Districts.This implies that this district has a lower standard of living as compared to other districts.

Population: 14,283 | Population Rank: 673rd
Area (KM2) : 3,265 | Area Rank: 396th
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 55686 39th 3270
2 Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 334 59th 7360
3 Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   Government 745 67th 1955
4 Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 747 67th 8318
5 Bengali Script   Language 13153 71st 7108
6 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1378 78th 5544
7 Number of Households that use Electricity as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 282 126th 6318
8 Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 10 128th 10149
9 Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 223006 137th 3591
10 Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 273858 143rd 1824
11 Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 318214 159th 8136
12 Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 1416 198th 5515
13 Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24 220th 9139
14 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 217194 222nd 10303
15 House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 84 225th 3211
16 Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 949 235th 1514
17 AEGR (2011) (District)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1 252nd 3917
18 Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 21 265th 1819

Worse than India Average-

1 Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 4517 51st 9052
2 Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 24839 66th 1485
3 Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 27640 229th 7276
4 Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 9542 293rd 5702
Population: 14,283 | Population Rank: 673rd
Area (KM2) : 3,265 | Area Rank: 396th
Sr. Fields Category India Average Rank out of 768 City / District Data

Better than India Average-

1 Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   Demography 19 3rd 5862
2 Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 13 3rd 6419
3 City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 134 20th 5965
4 Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 153026 31st 7242
5 Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6311 38th 1624
6 Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1015 38th 8855
7 Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 67856 45th 8588
8 Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1 50th 10964
9 Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   Education 1937 51st 1690
10 Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 20464 55th 3618
11 Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   Internet 395157 69th 7592
12 Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   Internet 165 73rd 9455
13 No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1 90th 7800
14 Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 654 94th 2836
15 Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 3877 96th 5321
16 Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   Education 208496 102nd 7353
17 Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 36696 102nd 1976
18 Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 169864 105th 5940
19 Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 56 114th 3511
20 Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 5379 119th 4024
21 Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 250 119th 2842
22 Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 15187 120th 2194
23 GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 153 121st 4150
24 District Area (Sq Km)   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 4275 122nd 5927
25 Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 495956 147th 10622
26 Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 6137 149th 7952
27 Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   Wealth 153607 152nd 7879
28 Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 36821 160th 7182
29 No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 9 161st 7149
30 No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 50 162nd 5220
31 Number of UG Enrolments - Medical(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 358 168th 1496
32 Number of UG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4172 174th 6842
33 Number of PG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 344 174th 4971
34 No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 63 174th 5965
35 Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 8029 174th 9013
36 Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   Education 136937 175th 1698
37 Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 49523 181st 9795
38 Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   Internet 593683 187th 10315
39 Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 42477 192nd 1146
40 Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   Government 22 193rd 8439
41 District Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 1625116 205th 7821
42 Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 4706 209th 8077
43 Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 93956 212th 6312
44 Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 2447 213th 7745
45 Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   Work 1159881 228th 8701
46 Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   Media 510042 242nd 6502
47 Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   Media 188 252nd 10345
48 Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 1087 257th 1476
49 Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   Education 9152 258th 5746
50 GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 38608 269th 7900
51 No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 3346 273rd 4340
52 % of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 49 288th 2023
53 Literacy (%)   Language 78 304th 1352
54 Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   Internet 80942 305th 10989
55 Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 275 320th 2396
56 Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 54 327th 7816
57 % of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   Wealth 4 335th 11097
58 Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 221 343rd 1787
59 Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 28 350th 7814
60 Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 45441 370th 2493
61 No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   Health 1736 375th 6381
62 Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   Education 719 421st 3185
63 Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   Wealth 37411 428th 5797
64 Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   Work 760882 477th 4033
65 Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 490th 3568
66 Number of State Government Jobs   Work 25127 495th 7479
67 Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   Work 2 496th 5143
68 Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   Work 16177 500th 7074
69 City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 278149 522nd 6815
70 Number of Companies   Work 1876 522nd 9007
71 City(DHQ) Pop 2023   City (District Capitals)/DHQ 321498 525th 9791
72 Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   Demography 1017 525th 8127
73 Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   Work 62963 526th 4800
74 Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   Work 816 555th 1142
75 Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   Work 2531 556th 7503

Worse than India Average-

1 Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 55109 31st 6059
2 Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 152998 37th 7548
3 Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 96366 87th 2694
4 Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   Urbanization 1492 200th 3104

Ambikapur City / District Ranks

Work

GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   380th
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   263rd
Place

State   625th
State Code   299th
District   87th
AEGR (2011) (District)   264th
District Area (Sq Km)   396th
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   457th

Dist. Formation Year   449th

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   283rd
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   264th

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   325th

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   497th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   534th

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   499th
Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   198th
Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   67th

Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   131st
Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   220th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   379th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source near premises(Number , Census 2011)   84th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   31st
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   222nd
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   87th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   78th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Other Oil(Number , Census 2011)   161st
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as any other Source(Number , Census 2011)   268th
Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   200th
Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   264th
Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   37th
Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   393rd
Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   241st
Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   117th
Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   426th
Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   415th
Number of Households that use Electricity as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   126th
Number of Households that use Biogas as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   330th
Number of Households that don't use any type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   364th
Total Households classified user Type of Fuel used for Cooking(Number , Census 2011)   159th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility inside house(Number , Census 2011)   129th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility outside house(Number , Census 2011)   470th
Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   67th
Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   548th

Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   143rd
Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   274th
Number of Households with ownership status of house as other(No, Census 2011)   192nd
Number of Households with means of Transport as Bicycle(No, Census 2011)   131st
Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   283rd
Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   318th
Number of Households with Radio Transistor(No, Census 2011)   230th
Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   384th
Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   366th
Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   307th
Number of Households with Landline only(No, Census 2011)   437th
Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   383rd
Number of Households with Both landline and mobile(No, Census 2011)   409th
Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   292nd
Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   39th
Number of households availing banking services(No, Census 2011)   155th
Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   526th
Number of Banks(No, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   501st

No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   476th
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   463rd
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   386th
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   484th
People

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   669th
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   670th
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   673rd
City/DHQ Population Class   430th
District Pop 2011   519th
District Pop 2011 ('000)   519th
District Pop 2012   518th
District Pop 2013   518th
District Pop 2014   518th
District Pop 2015   518th
District Pop 2016   517th
District Pop 2017   517th
District Pop 2018   517th
District Pop 2019   517th
District Pop 2020   517th
District Pop 2021   517th
District Pop 2022   517th
District Pop 2023   515th

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   549th
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   545th
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   544th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   653rd
Number of State Government Jobs   654th
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   619th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   654th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   671st
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   621st
Number of Companies   649th
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   687th
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   679th

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   284th
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   237th
Number of Males (2011) (Number, Census 2011)   182nd
Number of Females (2011) (District) (Number, Census 2011)   178th
Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   640th

Literacy (%)   694th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   652nd
Assamese Script   240th
Bengali Script   71st
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   630th
Malayalam Script   532nd
Latin Script (English)   157th
English Multilingual Population   739th
Assamese   232nd
Bengali   68th
Hindi   613th
Malayalam   532nd
Manipuri   178th
Nepali   303rd
Bishnupuriya   5th
Garo   128th
Kabui   7th
Others   171st

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   265th
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   629th
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   316th
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   456th
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   302nd
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   343rd
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   59th
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   258th
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   368th
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   334th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   317th
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   367th
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   42nd
Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   406th
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   161st
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   268th
Number of UG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   273rd
Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   248th
Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   572nd
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   365th
Number of UG Enrolments - Medical(No,AISHE 2020)   309th
Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   406th
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   161st
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   268th
Number of PG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   274th

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   209th
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   210th
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   234th
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   735th
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   351st
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   394th
Availability of Dailyhunt (Hyperlocal Advertising)   546th
Availability of Linkedin (Hyperlocal Advertising)   505th
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   402nd
Linkedin 1-day Spend   446th
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   527th
Linkedin CTR   1st
Linkedin CPC   375th

Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   159th
Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   349th
Number of Households with No married couples(Number , Census 2011)   145th
Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   137th
Number of Households with 2 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   171st
Number of Households with 3 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   288th
Number of Households with 4 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   344th

Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   442nd
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   482nd
Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   442nd
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   478th
Bank Deposit/Household (Lakhs, RBI SCB June 2023)   661st
Bank Loans/Household (Lakhs,RBI SCB June 2023)   577th
Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   323rd
Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   265th
House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   227th
% of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   729th
% of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   583rd

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   610th
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   500th

Ambikapur Culture Highlights

Sr.No Culture Metrics Counts Name

Princely State

Princely State   1 Sarguja

Famous Hindu Temples

Famous Hindu Temples   1 Mahamaya Temple

Famous Church Name

Famous Church Name   1 Cathedral of the Immaculate Mother of God�of the�Diocese of Ambikapur
Airports
Name IATA Code City Distance

Airport Name

Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi IXR 137 Km

Ambikapur Nature Highlights

Nature Metrics % of India Rank Out of 768 City / Districts Data

URANIUM (in tonnes)

URANIUM (in tonnes)   0.55% 9th 10516