Dhaunsar

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Dhaunsar
city
Dhaunsar is located in Jharkhand
Dhaunsar
Dhaunsar
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°47′N 86°25′E / 23.78°N 86.41°E / 23.78; 86.41Coordinates: 23°47′N 86°25′E / 23.78°N 86.41°E / 23.78; 86.41
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,205
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Dhaunsar is a census town in Dhanbad district in the state of Jharkhand, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Dhaunsar had a population of 9,205. Males constitute 56% of the population and females 44%. Dhaunsar has an average literacy rate of 48%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 59% and, female literacy is 35%. In Dhaunsar, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.