Mangawan

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Mangawan
city
Mangawan is located in Madhya Pradesh
Mangawan
Mangawan
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°41′N 81°33′E / 24.68°N 81.55°E / 24.68; 81.55Coordinates: 24°41′N 81°33′E / 24.68°N 81.55°E / 24.68; 81.55
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Rewa
Elevation 305 m (1,001 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,556
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mangawan is a town and a nagar panchayat in Rewa district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is 30 km (19 mi) from District headquarters of Rewa. NH 7 and NH 27 goes through Mangawan. Allahabad is 96 km (60 mi) on NH 27 and Varanasi is 220 km (140 mi) on NH 7.

Geography[edit]

Mangawan is located at 24°41′N 81°33′E / 24.68°N 81.55°E / 24.68; 81.55. It has an average elevation of 305 metres (1000 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Mangawan had a population of 11,556. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Mangawan has an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 68%, and female literacy is 45%. In Mangawan, 18% 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.