Barijhati

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Barijhati
বারিঝাটি
Census Town
Barijhati is located in West Bengal
Barijhati
Barijhati
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°41′10″N 88°15′52″E / 22.68624°N 88.26447°E / 22.68624; 88.26447Coordinates: 22°41′10″N 88°15′52″E / 22.68624°N 88.26447°E / 22.68624; 88.26447
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,136
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Barijhati is a census town in Chanditala II CD Block in Hooghly district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is under Chanditala police station in Srirampore subdivision.[1]

Geography[edit]

Barijhati is located at 22°41′10″N 88°15′52″E / 22.68624°N 88.26447°E / 22.68624; 88.26447

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Barijhati had a total population of 7,136 of which 3,679 (52%) were males and 3,457 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 518. The total number of literates in Barijhati was 5,336 (83.83 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Barijhati had a population of 6,400. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Barijhati has an average literacy rate of 80%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 54% of the males and 46% of females literate. 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 14 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "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.