Chinchuria

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Chinchuria
Chichuria
Census Town
Chinchuria is located in West Bengal
Chinchuria
Chinchuria
Location in West Bengal, India
Chinchuria is located in India
Chinchuria
Chinchuria
Chinchuria (India)
Coordinates: 23°42′44″N 87°11′20″E / 23.71219°N 87.188974°E / 23.71219; 87.188974Coordinates: 23°42′44″N 87°11′20″E / 23.71219°N 87.188974°E / 23.71219; 87.188974
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Bardhaman
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,617
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN 713378
Telephone code 91 341
Lok Sabha constituency Asansol
Vidhan Sabha constituency Jamuria
Website bardhaman.gov.in

Chinchuria is a census town in Jamuria CD Block in Asansol Sadar subdivision of Paschim Bardhaman district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Cities and towns in the eastern portion of Asansol Sadar subdivision in Paschim Bardhaman district
MC: Municipal Corporation, CT: census town, N: neighbourhood, R: rural centre
Owing to space constraints in the small map, the actual locations in a larger map may vary slightly

Location[edit]

Chinchuria is located at 23°42′44″N 87°11′20″E / 23.71219°N 87.188974°E / 23.71219; 87.188974

Urbanisation[edit]

As per the 2011 census, 83.33% of the population of Asansol Sadar subdivision was urban and 16.67% was rural.[1]In 2015, the municipal areas of Kulti, Raniganj and Jamuria were included within the jurisdiction of Asansol Municipal Corporation.[2]Asansol Sadar subdivision has 26 (+1 partly) Census Towns.(partly presented in the map alongside; all places marked on the map are linked in the full-screen map).

Demographics[edit]

As per the 2011 Census of India, Chinchuria had a total population of 6,617 of which 3,458 (52%) were males and 3,159 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 691. The total number of literates in Chinchuria was 4,525 (76.36% of the population over 6 years).[3]

Economy[edit]

As per ECL website telephone numbers, operational collieries in the Kenda Area of Eastern Coalfields in 2018 are: Bahula Colliery, Chora Block Incline, CI Jambad Colliery, Chora OCP, Haripur Colliery, Lower Kenda Colliery, New Kenda Colliery, Siduli Colliery, SK OCP, West Kenda OCP.[4]

In Sonpur Bazari project located nearby, Seam R-IV is also referred to as Chinchuria seam.[5]

Education[edit]

Chinchuria has two primary and one higher secondary schools - Chinchuria Upendranath High School.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Burdwan". Table 2.2, 2.4(a). Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  2. ^ "The Kolkata Gazette" (PDF). Notification No. 335/MA/O/C-4/1M-36/2014 dated 3 June 2015. Department of Municipal Affairs, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  3. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Area wise Closed User Group (CUG) Telephone Numbers" (PDF). Kajora Area. Eastern Coalfields Limited. Retrieved 18 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Name of Seam" (PDF). Eastern Coalfield Ltd. Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  6. ^ 7th All-India School Education Survey 2003 Archived 2007-09-27 at the Wayback Machine.