Kanaipur

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Kanaipur
কানাইপুর
Town
Kanaipur is located in West Bengal
Kanaipur
Kanaipur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°41′22″N 88°19′52″E / 22.689482°N 88.331117°E / 22.689482; 88.331117Coordinates: 22°41′22″N 88°19′52″E / 22.689482°N 88.331117°E / 22.689482; 88.331117
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Population (2001)
 • Total 6,298
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kanaipur is a census town in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Uttarpara police station in Srirampore subdivision.[1]

Geography[edit]

Kanaipur is located at maps 22°41′22″N 88°19′52″E / 22.689482°N 88.331117°E / 22.689482; 88.331117

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Kanaipur had a population of 6298. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Kanaipur has an average literacy rate of 81%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 79%. In Kanaipur, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  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.