Marma, Dhanbad

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Marma is located in Jharkhand
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°44′E / 23.76°N 86.73°E / 23.76; 86.73Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°44′E / 23.76°N 86.73°E / 23.76; 86.73
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
Population (2001)
 • Total 4,607
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Marma is a census town in Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Marma had a population of 4,607. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Marma has an average literacy rate of 50%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 59%, and female literacy is 40%. In Marma, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  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.