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For the town in North Wales, see Y Bermo
For the commune of Niger see Bermo, Niger

Census Town
Bermo is located in Jharkhand
Bermo is located in India
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°47′N 85°57′E / 23.783°N 85.950°E / 23.783; 85.950Coordinates: 23°47′N 85°57′E / 23.783°N 85.950°E / 23.783; 85.950
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Bokaro
 • Body Nagar Palika
Population (2009)
 • Total 80,954
 • Density 1,000/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 829127
Telephone code 06549
Vehicle registration JH 09
Lok Sabha constituency Giridih
Vidhan Sabha constituency Bermo

Bermo is a census town in Bermo block in Bermo subdivision of Bokaro district of the state of Jharkhand, India.


As per 2011 Census of India Bermo had a population of 17,401, of whom 9,086 were males and 8,315 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 2,764 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 1,128.[1]

As per 2011 Census of India, Phusro Urban Agglomeration had a total population of 186,139, of whom males were 97,665 and females 88,874.[2] Phusro Urban Agglomeration is composed of Phusro (NP), Bermo (CT), Jaridih Bazar (CT), Bokaro (CT) and Kurpania (CT).[3]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Bermo had a population of 16,954. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Bermo has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 61% of the males and 39% of females literate. 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Bermo was 11,157, out of whom 6,521 were males and 4,631 were females.[1]


The three main hospitals in Bermo are the regional hospital of Dhori, the regional hospital of Kargali, and the hospital of Gandhi Nagar. Many government and private hospitals are also located nearby, such as the D.V.C. Bermo Mines dispensary, near the Bermo Mines.


Bermo has a large coal mining industry.[citation needed]


  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 5 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Provisional population totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Urban Agglomeration – Cities having population 1 lakh and above. Government of India. Retrieved 5 December 2015. 
  3. ^ "Provisional population totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomerations haing population above 1 lakh and above, Census 2011. Government of India. Retrieved 5 December 2015. 
  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.