Chanpatia

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Chanpatia
चनपटिया چنپٹیا
Town
Chanpatia is located in Bihar
Chanpatia
Chanpatia
Chanpatia is located in India
Chanpatia
Chanpatia
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°56′44″N 84°33′09″E / 26.94543°N 84.55238°E / 26.94543; 84.55238Coordinates: 26°56′44″N 84°33′09″E / 26.94543°N 84.55238°E / 26.94543; 84.55238
Country  India
State Bihar
District Pashchim Champaran
Population (2001)
 • Total 22,029
Languages
 • Oficial Bhojpuri,Hindi,English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-BR
Lok Sabha constituency Paschim Champaran
Vidhan Sabha constituency Chanpatia
Website westchamparan.bih.nic.in

Chanpatia is a city and a notified area in Paschim Champaran district in the state of Bihar, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Chanpatia had a population of 22,029. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Chanpatia has an average literacy rate of 49%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 58% and female literacy of 39%. 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.Major crop grown in this area are sugarcane, wheat and rice. Basmati Rice and Marcha ka Chuda(Poha) is famous in Chanpatia.

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. 

26°56′44″N 84°33′09″E / 26.94543°N 84.55238°E / 26.94543; 84.55238