Bablari Dewanganj

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Bablari Dewanganj
Census Town
Bablari Dewanganj is located in West Bengal
Bablari Dewanganj
Bablari Dewanganj
Location in West Bengal, India
Bablari Dewanganj is located in India
Bablari Dewanganj
Bablari Dewanganj
Bablari Dewanganj (India)
Coordinates: 23°15′N 88°13′E / 23.25°N 88.22°E / 23.25; 88.22Coordinates: 23°15′N 88°13′E / 23.25°N 88.22°E / 23.25; 88.22
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Nadia
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,806
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Website nadia.nic.in

Bablari Dewanganj (Bengali: বাবলারি দেওয়ানগঞ্জ) is a census town in Nabadwip CD Block in Krishnanagar Sadar subdivision of Nadia district in the state of West Bengal, India.[1]

Geography[edit]

Nadia district is mostly alluvial plains lying to the east of Hooghly River, locally known as Bhagirathi. The alluvial plains are cut across by such distributaries as Jalangi, Churni and Ichhamati. With these rivers getting silted up, floods are a recurring feature.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As per the 2011 Census of India, Bablari Dewanganj had a total population of 6,806, of which 3,431 (50%) were males and 3,375 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 607. The total number of literates in Bablari Dewanganj was 5,016 (80.92% of the population over 6 years).[3]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Bablari Dewanganj had a population of 6565. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Bablari Dewanganj has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 56% of the males and 44% of females literate. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District Wise List of Statutory Towns". Census of India 2001, Urban Frame. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-06. 
  2. ^ Gangopadhyay, Basudev, Paschimbanga Parichay, 2001, (in Bengali), p. 70, Sishu Sahitya Sansad
  3. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 18 May 2017. 
  4. ^ "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.