Jammu Cantonment

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Jammu Cantonment
city
Jammu Cantonment is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu Cantonment
Jammu Cantonment
Jammu Cantonment is located in India
Jammu Cantonment
Jammu Cantonment
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 32°42′23″N 74°51′15″E / 32.706329°N 74.854065°E / 32.706329; 74.854065Coordinates: 32°42′23″N 74°51′15″E / 32.706329°N 74.854065°E / 32.706329; 74.854065
Country  India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Jammu
Population (2001)
 • Total 30,107
Languages
 • Official Urdu, Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JK

Jammu Cantonment is a cantonment town in Jammu District in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Jammu Cantonment had a population of 30,107. Males constitute 61% of the population and females 39%. Jammu Cantonment has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 64%. In Jammu Cantonment, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religion[edit]

Hindu 69.43%, Sikh 18.11%, Muslim 10.91%, [2]

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