Dakshin Baguan

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Dakshin Baguan
দক্ষিণ বাগুয়ান
Census Town
Dakshin Baguan is located in West Bengal
Dakshin Baguan
Dakshin Baguan
Dakshin Baguan is located in India
Dakshin Baguan
Dakshin Baguan
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°19′N 87°50′E / 22.32°N 87.83°E / 22.32; 87.83Coordinates: 22°19′N 87°50′E / 22.32°N 87.83°E / 22.32; 87.83
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,180
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Tamluk
Vidhan Sabha constituency Tamluk
Website purbamedinipur.gov.in

Dakshin Baguan is a census town in Tamluk CD Block in Purba Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India.


Dakshin Baguan is located at 22°19′N 87°50′E / 22.32°N 87.83°E / 22.32; 87.83.[1]


As per 2011 Census of India Dakshin Baguan had a total population of 5,180 of which 2,705 (52%) were males and 2.475 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 696. The total number of literates in Dakshin Baguan was 4,074 (90.86 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Dakshin Baguan had a population of 4672. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Dakshin Baguan has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75% and, female literacy is 63%. In Dakshin Baguan, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "Yahoo maps location of Dakshin Baguan". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2009-01-04. 
  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 15 July 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.