Dzongkhag Indicators

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 3:58 PM
SL.NO INDICATORS DATA VALUE SOURCE YEAR
1 Total Area (Sq.Km) 1,795.868 National Land Commission, Thimphu 2015
2 Total Area under Forest (Acres) 277,614.37 Forest Sector, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2015
3 Forest Cover (%) 64.3 Forest Sector, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2014
4 Meter above Sea Level 2,330 National Land Commission, Thimphu 2015
 
5 Population 13,744 Population & Housing Census of Bhutan 2005
Male 8,041
Female 5,703
 
6 No. of Households 1,829 Gewog Administration, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2015
7 No. of Gewogs 8 Gewog Administration, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2015
8 No. of Chiwogs 40 Gewog Administration, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2015
9 No. of Villages 194 Gewog Administration, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2015
 
10 Youth Literacy Rate 90.9 Bhutan Living Standard Survey, 2012 2012
11 General Literacy Rate 80.0 Bhutan Living Standard Survey, 2012 2012
12 Adult Literacy Rate 75.8 Bhutan Living Standard Survey, 2012 2012
 
13 Poverty Incidence % (PAR 2012) 0.5 Bhutan Poverty Analysis, 2012 by NSB. 2012
 
14 Population access to safe drinking water (%) 99.1 Health Sector, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2014
15 Coverage of Households with Sanitary Latrines (%) 98.8 Health Sector, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2014
16 Households with Garbage Pit (%) 62.4 Health Sector, Thimphu Dzongkhag 2014
 
17 Electricity Coverage (%) 100.0 Bhutan Power Corporation, Thimphu 2015
18 Mobile Network Coverage (%) 77.3 Bhutan Telecom & Tashi Info Comm., Thimphu 2015
Note : Compiled and published by Dzongkhag Statistics Office, Dzongkhag Administration, Thimphu.

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