Raghunathpur (PS-Magra)

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Raghunathpur
রঘুনাথপুর
Census Town
Raghunathpur is located in West Bengal
Raghunathpur
Raghunathpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°00′59″N 88°24′10″E / 23.01636°N 88.40279°E / 23.01636; 88.40279Coordinates: 23°00′59″N 88°24′10″E / 23.01636°N 88.40279°E / 23.01636; 88.40279
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hugli
Population (2011)
 • Total 14,919
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Raghunathpur is a census town in Chinsurah Mogra CD Block in Hughli district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Mogra police station in Chinsurah Subdivision.[1]

Geography[edit]

Raghunathpur is located at 23°00′59″N 88°24′10″E / 23.01636°N 88.40279°E / 23.01636; 88.40279

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Raghunathpur had a total population of 14,919 of which 7,733 (52%) were males and 7,186 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1,304. The total number of literates in Raghunathpur was 12,141 (89.17 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Raghunathpur (PS-Magra) had a population of 14,109. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Raghunathpur (PS-Magra) has an average literacy rate of 75%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 67%. In Raghunathpur (PS-Magra), 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 10 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "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.