Nachol Upazila

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Nachole
নাচোল
Upazila
Nachole is located in Bangladesh
Nachole
Nachole
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°43.8′N 88°25.2′E / 24.7300°N 88.4200°E / 24.7300; 88.4200Coordinates: 24°43.8′N 88°25.2′E / 24.7300°N 88.4200°E / 24.7300; 88.4200
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rajshahi Division
District Nawabganj District
Area
 • Total 283.68 km2 (109.53 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 146,627 [1]
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Website

Nachole (Bengali: নাচোল) is an Upazila of Nawabganj District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.[2]

Geography[edit]

Nachole is located at 24°43′45″N 88°25′10″E / 24.7292°N 88.4194°E / 24.7292; 88.4194. It has 32922 households and total area 283.68 km².[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2011 Bangladesh census, Nachole has a population of 146,627. 72,895 of them are Males and 73,732 of them are female. Males constitute 49.71% of the population, and females 50.29%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 89,267.[4]

Education[edit]

Nachole Upazila has an average literacy rate of 45.5% (7+ years).[5] It has 6 college (including 1 government college), 3 technical college, 34 secondary school, 77 primary school and 18 madrasa. Some notable educational institutions are Nachole Government College (1972), Nachole Mohila College (1993), Nachole Pilot High School (1957), Nachole KM Girls High School, Munsi Hazrat Ali High School, Golabari High School (1991) etc. [6]

Nachole Government College

Administration[edit]

Nachole has a Municipality, 4 Unions, 201 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 190 villages.

Unions of Nachole: [7]

Name of Union Area (acre) Male Population Female Population
Kosba 15183 16463 16686
Fatehpur 18279 16715 16465
Nachole 15184 17300 17637
Nijampur 18489 13836 14161

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://203.112.218.65/WebTestApplication/userfiles/Image/National%20Reports/Union%20Statistics.pdf
  2. ^ Mazharul Islam Taru (2012), "Nachole Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh 
  3. ^ http://203.112.218.65/WebTestApplication/userfiles/Image/National%20Reports/Union%20Statistics.pdf
  4. ^ http://203.112.218.65/WebTestApplication/userfiles/Image/National%20Reports/Union%20Statistics.pdf
  5. ^ http://203.112.218.65/WebTestApplication/userfiles/Image/National%20Reports/Union%20Statistics.pdf
  6. ^ http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Nachole_Upazila
  7. ^ http://203.112.218.65/WebTestApplication/userfiles/Image/National%20Reports/Union%20Statistics.pdf

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