Monday, February 1, 2010

Demographics

The population of Dharmanagar, as estimated in late 2006, is 32,912.
Males constitute 51% of the population and
females 49%.

Dharmanagar has an average literacy rate of 73.66%, higher than the national average of 65.38%:
male literacy is 81.47% and
female literacy is 65.41%.

In Dharmanagar, 9% of the population is under 6 years of age. More than half of people traveling, either ride a bike, walk, or take a rickshaw.

98% percent of the population is Hindu,
1% is Buddhist and
less than 1% is Muslim.

Whilst the majority speaks Bengali, Dharmanagar is also home to Kokborok-speaking tribes.

3 comments:

  1. Best wishes from European Union, my Indian friend!
    Daniel D. PEACEMAN, writer and editor of CONTEMPORARY HORIZON MAGAZINE
    E-mail: drgdaniel@yahoo.com

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  2. Thanks for valuable comments..

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  3. you need to double check the population statistics.32,000!i would guess it was way more.

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