Kotma

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Kotma
city
Kotma is located in Madhya Pradesh
Kotma
Kotma
Kotma is located in India
Kotma
Kotma
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°12′N 81°58′E / 23.2°N 81.97°E / 23.2; 81.97Coordinates: 23°12′N 81°58′E / 23.2°N 81.97°E / 23.2; 81.97
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Anuppur
Elevation 517 m (1,696 ft)
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 484334
Telephone code 91-07658
Vehicle registration MP-65

Kotma is a city and a municipality in Anuppur district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Kotma had a population of 28484. Males constitute 52.5% of the population and females 42.5%. Kotma has an average literacy rate of 67%, male literacy is 75.5%, and female literacy is 57.5%. In Kotma, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Geography[edit]

Kotma is located at 23°12′N 81°58′E / 23.2°N 81.97°E / 23.2; 81.97.[2] It has an average elevation of 517 metres (1696 feet).

Economy[edit]

The region around the town is abundant in coal and several coal mines (all owned by a government owned company, South Eastern Coalfields Limited) operate around Kotma.[3][better source needed]

References[edit]

  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. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kotma
  3. ^ "Kotma Cola Mine". Retrieved 2010-04-14. 

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