Bagaha

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For the village in Nepal, see Bagaha, Nepal.
Bagaha
बगहा
بگحا
Town
Bagaha is located in Bihar
Bagaha
Bagaha
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 27°08′N 84°04′E / 27.13°N 84.07°E / 27.13; 84.07Coordinates: 27°08′N 84°04′E / 27.13°N 84.07°E / 27.13; 84.07
Country  India
State Bihar
District Pashchim Champaran
Elevation 135 m (443 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 113,012 [1]
Languages
 • Official Bhojpuri, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 845101
Telephone code 06251
Sex ratio 1.13 /
Lok Sabha constituency Valmiki Nagar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Bagaha
Website westchamparan.bih.nic.in

Bagaha is a city and a municipality in Pashchim Champaran district in the state of Bihar, India. It is Subdivision of Pashchim Champaran district and is Police District. It is located around 64 kilometres (40 mi) away from its district headquarters Bettiah towards north-west. It is 294 kilometers away from its state capital Patna.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2] Bagaha had a population of 113,012. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Bagaha has an average literacy rate of 38%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 66% of the males and 34% of females literate. 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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