State Profile: Chhattisgarh

State Snapshot

  • Geographical area: 1.35 Lakh square km.
  • 27 districts with Raipur as the Capital city
  • Major cities: Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raigarh, Durg, Korba
  • Ranks 17 in terms of population and 10 in terms of area in the country
  • GSDP growth consistently higher than National average. The State has clocked on an average more than 8% growth rate over last 5 years
  • GDPper Capita: INR 69,000 (FY2013-14)
  • Established Exports Profile with exports aggregating INR 30 billion