Jaridih Bazar

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Jaridih Bazar
Census Town
Jaridih Bazar is located in Jharkhand
Jaridih Bazar
Jaridih Bazar
Jaridih Bazar is located in India
Jaridih Bazar
Jaridih Bazar
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°38′N 86°04′E / 23.63°N 86.07°E / 23.63; 86.07Coordinates: 23°38′N 86°04′E / 23.63°N 86.07°E / 23.63; 86.07
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Bokaro
Elevation 256 m (840 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 31,882
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH
Lok Sabha constituency Giridih
Vidhan Sabha constituency Bermo
Website bokaro.nic.in

Jaridih Bazar is a census town in Bermo block in Bermo subdivision of Bokaro district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

Geography[edit]

Jaridih Bazar is located at 23°45′50″N 85°55′46″E / 23.7637600°N 85.9295730°E / 23.7637600; 85.9295730.

It is on the banks of Damodar River, a little above its point of confluence with Konar River.

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Jaridih Bazar had a population of 31,882, of which 16,649 were males and 15,242 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 4,641 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 1,535.[1]

As per 2011 Census of India, Phusro Urban Agglomeration had a total population of 186,139, of which males were 97,665 and females 88,874.[2] Phusro Urban Agglomeration is composed of Phusro (NP), Bermo (CT), Jaridih Bazar (CT), Bokaro (CT) and Kurpania (CT).[3]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Jaridih Bazar had a population of 30,091. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Jaridih Bazar has an average literacy rate of 64%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 53%. In Jaridih Bazar, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Literacy[edit]

As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Jaridih Bazar was 22,007 out of which 12,648 were males and 9,359 were females.[1]

Economy[edit]

Most of the people here are engaged in wholesale business and keep their children to study outside the state.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2011 Census C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". Jharkhand – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 5 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Provisional population totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Urban Agglomeration – Cities having population 1 lakh and above. Government of India. Retrieved 5 December 2015. 
  3. ^ "Provisional population totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomerations haing population above 1 lakh and above, Census 2011. Government of India. Retrieved 5 December 2015. 
  4. ^ "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.