Sirka

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Sirka
city
Sirka is located in Jharkhand
Sirka
Sirka
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°44′N 85°35′E / 23.74°N 85.59°E / 23.74; 85.59Coordinates: 23°44′N 85°35′E / 23.74°N 85.59°E / 23.74; 85.59
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Ramgarh
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,170
Languages
 • Official HindiSantali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Sirka is a census town in Ramgarh district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2001 India census,[1] Sirka had a population of 20,170. Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%. Sirka had an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 66% and female literacy 46%. In Sirka, 14% of the population was 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.