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Jamshila is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°08′42″N 82°45′43″E / 24.145°N 82.762°E / 24.145; 82.762Coordinates: 24°08′42″N 82°45′43″E / 24.145°N 82.762°E / 24.145; 82.762
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Sonbhadra
Population (2001)
 • Total 10,270
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Jamshila is a census town in Sonbhadra district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Jamshila had a population of 10,270. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Jamshila has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 82%, and female literacy is 65%. In Jamshila, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  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.