Kurpania

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Kurpania
Census Town
Kurpania is located in Jharkhand
Kurpania
Kurpania
Kurpania is located in India
Kurpania
Kurpania
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°48′N 85°55′E / 23.80°N 85.92°E / 23.80; 85.92Coordinates: 23°48′N 85°55′E / 23.80°N 85.92°E / 23.80; 85.92
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Bokaro
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,789
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

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

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Kurpania had a population of 7,789, of which 3,993 were males and 3,796 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 727 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 236.[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] Kurpania had a population of 7,440. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Kurpania has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 59%. In Kurpania, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Literacy[edit]

As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Kurpania was 5,689 out of which 3,188 were males and 2,501 were females.[1]

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.