Kuju, Hazaribag

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This article is about an Indian town. For other uses, see Kuju.
Kuju is located in Jharkhand
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°43′N 85°30′E / 23.72°N 85.5°E / 23.72; 85.5Coordinates: 23°43′N 85°30′E / 23.72°N 85.5°E / 23.72; 85.5
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Ramgarh
Elevation 426 m (1,398 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 18,049
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kuju is a census town in Ramgarh district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.


Kuju is located at 23°43′N 85°30′E / 23.72°N 85.5°E / 23.72; 85.5.[1] It has an average elevation of 426 metres (1397 feet).


As of 2001 India census,[2] Kuju had a population of 18,049. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Kuju has an average literacy rate of 60%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 50%. In Kuju, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kuju
  2. ^ "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.