Gadhra

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Gadhra
city
Gadhra is located in Jharkhand
Gadhra
Gadhra
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 22°45′N 86°15′E / 22.75°N 86.25°E / 22.75; 86.25Coordinates: 22°45′N 86°15′E / 22.75°N 86.25°E / 22.75; 86.25
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Purbi Singhbhum
Population (2001)
 • Total 15,742
Languages
 • Official HindiSantali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Gadhra is a census town in Purbi Singhbhum district in the state of Jharkhand, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Gadhra had a population of 15,742. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Gadhra has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 55%. In Gadhra, 14% 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.