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Hindoria is located in Madhya Pradesh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Hindoria is located in India
Hindoria (India)
Coordinates: 23°54′N 79°34′E / 23.9°N 79.57°E / 23.9; 79.57Coordinates: 23°54′N 79°34′E / 23.9°N 79.57°E / 23.9; 79.57
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
 • TypeNagar Parishad
Elevation385 m (1,263 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total14,426
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP

Hindoria is a town and a nagar panchayat in Damoh district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.


Hindoria is located at 23°54′N 79°34′E / 23.9°N 79.57°E / 23.9; 79.57.[1] It has an average elevation of 385 metres (1,263 feet). The peak of "Bhondla" is highest in Damoh district.


[2] The Hindoria city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Hindoria Nagar Panchayat has population of 16,001 of which 8,304 are males while 7,697 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2,301 which is 14.38% of total population of Hindoria (NP). In Hindoria Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 927 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Hindoria is around 929 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Hindoria is 78.88% higher than state average of 69.32%. Male literacy is around 88.09% while female literacy rate is 68.93%.

Hindoria Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 3,287 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

Caste Factor[edit]

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.95 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.06 % of total population in Hindoria (NP).

Work Profile[edit]

Out of total population, 7,135 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,576 were males while 2,559 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 7135 working population, 76.31 % were engaged in Main Work while 23.69 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.