Barmer, Rajasthan

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This article is about the municipality in Rajasthan, India. For its namesake district, see Barmer district.
Barmer
"बाड़मेर"
City
Barmer is located in Rajasthan
Barmer
Barmer
Barmer is located in India
Barmer
Barmer
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 25°45′N 71°23′E / 25.75°N 71.38°E / 25.75; 71.38Coordinates: 25°45′N 71°23′E / 25.75°N 71.38°E / 25.75; 71.38
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Barmer
Founded by Mallinath
Area
 • Total 28,387 km2 (10,960 sq mi)
Area rank No. 5
Elevation 227 m (745 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 100,015
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Marwadi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 344001
Vehicle registration RJ-04
Website barmer.rajasthan.gov.in

Barmer (Hindi: बाड़मेर) is the district headquarters of the Barmer district in the state of Rajasthan, India. It is a Group 'C' city for living standards, and the headquarters of the Barmer Taluka.

Demographics[edit]

As per census of the 2011 ,Barmer had population of 100,051. The population of 0-6year age range is 22% proportion to total population of district. Barmer had an average literacy rate of 56.53%, for gender wise 70% of the males and 40% of females literate.[1]

Religions in Barmer
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
81.43%
Muslims
  
6.40%
Jains
  
11.75%
Others†
  
0.3%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

Geography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 

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