Lakarka

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Lakarka
city
Lakarka is located in Jharkhand
Lakarka
Lakarka
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°47′N 86°18′E / 23.78°N 86.30°E / 23.78; 86.30Coordinates: 23°47′N 86°18′E / 23.78°N 86.30°E / 23.78; 86.30
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
Population (2001)
 • Total 6,962
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Lakarka is a census town in Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Lakarka had a population of 6,962. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Lakarka has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 67%, and female literacy is 40%. In Lakarka, 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.