Chopan

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For the composer, see Frédéric Chopin.
Chopan
city
Chopan is located in Uttar Pradesh
Chopan
Chopan
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°31′N 83°02′E / 24.52°N 83.03°E / 24.52; 83.03Coordinates: 24°31′N 83°02′E / 24.52°N 83.03°E / 24.52; 83.03
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Sonbhadra
Elevation 159 m (522 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,131
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Chopan is a town and a nagar panchayat in Sonbhadra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Geography[edit]

Chopan is located at 24°31′N 83°02′E / 24.52°N 83.03°E / 24.52; 83.03.[1] It has an average elevation of 159 metres (521 feet).

It is a small place, in vicinity of many scenic locations. Good road and railway connectivity exists.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Chopan had a population of 12,131. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Chopan has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 77% and female literacy of 59%. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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