Dhola, India

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Dhola
city
Dhola is located in Gujarat
Dhola
Dhola
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 21°53′N 71°47′E / 21.88°N 71.78°E / 21.88; 71.78Coordinates: 21°53′N 71°47′E / 21.88°N 71.78°E / 21.88; 71.78
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Bhavnagar
Elevation 56 m (184 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 8,049
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Dhola is a census town in Bhavnagar district in the state of Gujarat, India.

Geography[edit]

Dhola is located at 21°53′N 71°47′E / 21.88°N 71.78°E / 21.88; 71.78.[1] It has an average elevation of 56 metres (183 feet).

Dhola was a Railway Junction in Bhavnagar State Railway

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Dhola had a population of 8049. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Dhola has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75% and, female literacy is 58%. In Dhola, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Dhola
  2. ^ "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.