District Profile

Facts File of District

  • Area of ​​the district – 7306 Sq KM
  • District Geolocation – 23-09-0 N & 79-03-0 E
  • Height from sea level-341 Meters
  • Annual Rainfall (average) – 1246.6mm
  • Divisional Headquarters – Sagar
  • Number of Tahsils – 7 (Damoh, Hatta, Pathriya, Jabera, Patera, Batiyagarh and Tandukheda)
  • Revenue Subdivision – 4 (Damoh, Hatta, Pathriya and Tandukheda)
  • Number of Panchayats – 460
  • Number of villages – 1229
  • Total population – 1264219
  • Urban population – 250551
  • Rural population – 1013668
  • District literacy rate – 61.8%
  • Male Female Ratio – 901
  • Population density / square Km – 170 / Sq. KM (450 / sq mi)
  • Language – Hindi and Bundelkhandi (local language)
  • RTO Code – MP-34
  • Railway Station Code – DMO
  • Nearest Airport – Dumna Airport, Jabalpur
  • Nearest railway junction – Katni Junction (110 KM) and Bina Junction (152 KM)
  • Number of Janpad Panchayats – 7 (Damoh, Hatta, Pathriya, Jabera, Patera, Batiyagarh and Tendukheda)
  • Urban (Nagar Palika Parisad) -2 (Damoh and Hatta)
  • Urabn (Nagar Parisad) -4 (Hindoria, Patharia, Patera and Tendukhera)
  • District Assembly – 4 (054-Pathriya, 055-Damoh, 056-Jabera and 057-Hatta)
  • Lok Sabha Constituency – 07 Damoh (038-Deori, 039-Rehli, 042-Banda, 053-Malhara, 054-Pathriya, 055-Damoh, 056-Jabra and 057-Hatta)
  • 07 Constituency of Damoh Lok Sabha – 3 districts (Sagar-3, Chhatarpur-1 and Damoh-4)
  • District Hospital – 1 (District Hospital, Damoh)
  • Civil hospital – 1 (Hatta)
  • Community Health Centers – 6 (Hindoria, Patera, Pathriya, Batiyagarh, Jabera and Tendukhera)
  • Primary Health Center – 15
  • Sub-Health Center – 192
  • Ayurveda Hospital – 1
  • Ayush Dispensary – 41
  • Government Degree / PG College – 7
  • Government Higher Secondary School – 84
  • Government High School – 80
  • Government Secondary School – 586
  • Government Primary School – 1391
  • Central School – 2 (Damoh and Hatta)
  • Navodaya School – 1 (Hatta)
  • Professional College (Government) – 1 (Government Polytechnic College, Damoh)
  • Government ITI-6
  • DIET-1 (Hatta)