Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni)

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Raghunathpur
রঘুনাথপুর
Town
Raghunathpur is located in West Bengal
Raghunathpur
Raghunathpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°39′51″N 88°20′24″E / 22.664129°N 88.339867°E / 22.664129; 88.339867Coordinates: 22°39′51″N 88°20′24″E / 22.664129°N 88.339867°E / 22.664129; 88.339867
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hugli
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,996
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Raghunathpur is a census town in Hugli district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Dankuni police station in Srirampore subdivision.[1]

Geography[edit]

Raghunathpur is located at 22°39′51″N 88°20′24″E / 22.664129°N 88.339867°E / 22.664129; 88.339867

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni) had a population of 7996. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni) has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 66%. In Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni), 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.