Sehore district

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SEHORE district

सीहोर जिला
Location of SEHORE district in Madhya Pradesh
Location of SEHORE district in Madhya Pradesh
StateMadhya Pradesh
Tehsils8 Sehore, Ashta, Budni, Nasrullaganj, Rehti, Ichhawar, Shyampur, Jawar,
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesBhopal
 • Total6,578 km2 (2,540 sq mi)
 • Total1,311,332
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
 • Literacy70.06%
 • Sex ratio918
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Major highwaysBhopal Indore Highway

Railway Station = Sehore (सीहोर)

Station Code = SEH

Sehore District is a district of Madhya Pradesh state in central India. The town of Sehore is the district headquarters. The district is part of Bhopal Division.


According to the 2011 census Sehore District has a population of 1,311,008,[1] roughly equal to the nation of Mauritius[2] or the US state of New Hampshire.[3] This gives it a ranking of 373rd in India (out of a total of 640).[1] The district has a population density of 199 inhabitants per square kilometre (520/sq mi) .[1] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 21.51%.[1] Sehore has a sex ratio of 918 females for every 1,000 males,[1] and a literacy rate of 71.11%.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.
  2. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Mauritius 1,303,717 July 2011 est.
  3. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-09-30. New Hampshire 1,316,470

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Coordinates: 23°12′N 77°05′E / 23.200°N 77.083°E / 23.200; 77.083