Srikantabati

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Srikantabati
Town
Srikantabati is located in West Bengal
Srikantabati
Srikantabati
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 24°28′N 88°03′E / 24.46°N 88.05°E / 24.46; 88.05Coordinates: 24°28′N 88°03′E / 24.46°N 88.05°E / 24.46; 88.05
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,897
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Jangipur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Jangipur

Srikantabati is a census town in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Srikantabati is located at 24°28′N 88°03′E / 24.46°N 88.05°E / 24.46; 88.05.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Srikantabati had a population of 9897. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Srikantabati has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 60%, and female literacy is 48%. In Srikantabati, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yahoo maps of Srikantabati". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2008-11-29. 
  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.