Nokha, Rohtas

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Nokha
नोखा
city
Nokha is located in Bihar
Nokha
Nokha
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 25°06′05″N 84°07′22″E / 25.101513°N 84.122756°E / 25.101513; 84.122756Coordinates: 25°06′05″N 84°07′22″E / 25.101513°N 84.122756°E / 25.101513; 84.122756
Country  India
State Bihar
District Rohtas
Population (2011)
 • Total 35,246
Languages
 • Official Bhojpuri, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Website rohtas.nic.in

Nokha is a city and a notified area in Rohtas district in the Indian state of Bihar. The economic situation of this region is mainly dependent on parboiled rice processed by number of rice mills in this area.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[1] Nokha had a population of 32,338. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Nokha has good literacy rate of 70%, male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 52%. In Nokha, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Economy[edit]

Nokha is famous in Bihar as a major center for production of parboiled rice though the number of rice mills are decreasing gradually. However, rice milling still continues to be a major economic activities. The economic activities are also getting diversified. With increasing awareness.but nokha became a rich economic city in bihar.nowadays many good schools and colleges has been opened.

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.