Pondar Kanali

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Pondar Kanali
Census Town
Pondar Kanali is located in Jharkhand
Pondar Kanali
Pondar Kanali
Pondar Kanali is located in India
Pondar Kanali
Pondar Kanali
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°20′E / 23.77°N 86.34°E / 23.77; 86.34Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°20′E / 23.77°N 86.34°E / 23.77; 86.34
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
CD block Dhanbad
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,611
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH
Website dhanbad.nic.in

Pondar Kanali is a census town in Dhanbad CD Block in Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.


As per 2011 Census of India Pondarkanali had a population of 6,611, of which 3,494 were males and 3,117 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 3,204 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 47.[1]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Pondar Kanali had a population of 7,474. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Pondar Kanali has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 47%. In Pondar Kanali, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Pondarkanali was 4,386 out of which 2,580 were males and 1,806 were females.[1]


  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 21 December 2015. 
  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.