Ratia

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Ratia
Ratia
city
Ratia is located in Haryana
Ratia
Ratia
Location in Haryana, India
Coordinates: 29°41′00″N 75°34′30″E / 29.68333°N 75.57500°E / 29.68333; 75.57500Coordinates: 29°41′00″N 75°34′30″E / 29.68333°N 75.57500°E / 29.68333; 75.57500
Country  India
State Haryana
District Fatehabad
Government
 • Type Nagar Palika
Elevation 210 m (690 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 23,821
Languages
 • Official Hindi Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Website www.ratiacity.com

Ratia is a city and a municipal committee in Fatehabad district in the Indian state of Haryana.It is named after the king Rati.

Geography[edit]

Ratia is located on the bank of the Ghaggar River about 23 km north of Fatehabad. It has an average elevation of 210 metres (688 feet).


Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Ratia had a population of 23,821. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Ratia has an average literacy rate of 61%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 66%, and female literacy is 55%. In Ratia, 15% 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. 

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