Babua Kalan

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Babua Kalan
Census Town
Babua Kalan is located in Jharkhand
Babua Kalan
Babua Kalan
Babua Kalan is located in India
Babua Kalan
Babua Kalan
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°48′50″N 86°21′54″E / 23.814°N 86.365°E / 23.814; 86.365Coordinates: 23°48′50″N 86°21′54″E / 23.814°N 86.365°E / 23.814; 86.365
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
CD block Baghmara
Population (2011)
 • Total 9,489
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH
Lok Sabha constituency Giridih
Vidhan Sabha constituency Baghmara

Babua Kalan is a census town in Baghmara CD Block in Dhanbad district in the state of Jharkhand, India.


As per 2011 Census of India Babua Kalan (mentioned in 2011 census as Baua Kalan) had a population of 9,489, of which 5,019 males and 4,470 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 2,911 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 442.[1]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Babua Kalan had a population of 8,829. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Babua Kalan has an average literacy rate of 50%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 66% of the males and 34% of females literate. 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.


As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Baua Kalan was 5,144 out of which 3,154 were males and 1,990 were females.[1]


  1. ^ a b "2011 Census C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". Jharkhand – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 21 December 2015. 
  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.