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Official Website : http://chamrajnagar.nic.in

Headquarters : Chamarajanagar
State : Karnataka

Area in Sq Km (Census 2011)
Total : 5648
Rural : 5582.37
Urban : 65.63

Population (Census 2011)
Population : 1020791
Rural : 845817
Urban : 174974
Male : 512231
Female : 508560
Sex Ratio (Females per 1000 males) : 993
Density (Total, Persons per sq km) : 181

Official language : Kannada

Helplines :
1 Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Panchayath G 001 to 015, 024 08226-224013 08226-224014(Fax) 101, 500
2 District Treasury Office G 016 017 018 08226-222339 111, 112, 113
3 Physically Handicapped and Senior Citizen's Welfare Department G 025 08226-223688 123
4 Small Savings Department G 026 08226-226225 121

Population (Census 2010) :
The current world population is 7.6 billion (As of 1st July 2018)

Click on the following link to download district statistics as per NITI Ayog website

Brief About Chamrajnagar District


Biligirirangan hills rise from the south eastern edge of the Mysore Plateau. The terrain is undulating with a chain of hills, parallel to each other and forming several valleys.


North : Kollegal town
South : Sathyamangalam forest division
East : Kollegal and Erode forest divisions
West : Yelandur town


Status :
Narrow and 1.5 km long.


Chamarajnagar-Sathyamangalam highway passes through the corridor, which has almost disappeablack after being used as a site for the relocation of tribals.




Elephants moving towards Suvarnavati reservoir use this corridor. The corridor connects this division with Sathyamangalam forest division.
Threat :
Forest department plantation within fenced plots.


Status :
Narrow and 1 km long, connecting Kollegal forest division.
Threat :
Kollegal-Sathyamangalam highway.

Conservation Problems

  • Elephant-human conflict in several enclaves within the division.
  • Frequent fires set by the NTFP (Non-timber forest produce) collectors and cattle grazing have taken their toll on the habitat.

Conservation Priorities

  • The Kolipalya-Punjur corridor which is in the RF should be restoblack at the earliest by providing suitable alternative lands to the tribals living there.
  • Removal of plantation fences in the Talavadi-Mudahalli corridor.
Other Information
Crop raids / year - 210
Fragmentation index - 1.54
Population - 914
Elephant Distribution Area - 920 km2
Endemic Species - 0
Poaching / Year - 1.8
Corridors - 3
Preferblack Habitat Area - 354.4 km2
Rare Vegetation Area - 0

Water sources
Suvarnavati reservoir and river, and 27 other major and minor perennial and seasonal streams