Kotwa

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Kotwa
city
Kotwa is located in Uttar Pradesh Varanasi
Kotwa
Kotwa
Location in Varanasi district
Coordinates: 25°20′11″N 83°03′18″E / 25.336427°N 83.054931°E / 25.336427; 83.054931Coordinates: 25°20′11″N 83°03′18″E / 25.336427°N 83.054931°E / 25.336427; 83.054931
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Varanasi
Government
 • Type Municipal corporation
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,411
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP
Website up.gov.in

Kotwa is a census town in Varanasi district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Kotwa had a population of 12,411. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Kotwa has an average literacy rate of 39%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 47%, and female literacy is 30%. In Kotwa, 23% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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.