Bishnah

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Bishnah
city
Bishnah is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Bishnah
Bishnah
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 32°37′N 74°52′E / 32.62°N 74.87°E / 32.62; 74.87Coordinates: 32°37′N 74°52′E / 32.62°N 74.87°E / 32.62; 74.87
Country  India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Jammu
Elevation 292 m (958 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,141
Languages
 • Official Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 181132
Telephone code 01923

Bishnah is a town and a notified area committee in Jammu district in the state of Jammu & Kashmir, India.

Geography[edit]

Bishnah is located at 32°37′N 74°52′E / 32.62°N 74.87°E / 32.62; 74.87.[1] It has an average elevation of 292 metres (961 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Bishna had a population of 9141. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Bishna has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 79% and female literacy of 64%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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