Jirapur

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Jirapur
city
Jirapur is located in Madhya Pradesh
Jirapur
Jirapur
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°01′N 76°23′E / 24.02°N 76.38°E / 24.02; 76.38Coordinates: 24°01′N 76°23′E / 24.02°N 76.38°E / 24.02; 76.38
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Rajgarh
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,815
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Jirapur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Rajgarh district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[1] Jirapur had a population of 21,724. Males constitute 50.87% of the population and females 49.13%. Jirapur has an average literacy rate of 77.23%, higher than the national average of 69.32%. Male literacy is around 86.29 % while female literacy rate is 67.90 %. About 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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