Jagtaj

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Jagtaj
Census Town
Jagtaj is located in West Bengal
Jagtaj
Jagtaj
Location in West Bengal, India
Jagtaj is located in India
Jagtaj
Jagtaj
Jagtaj (India)
Coordinates: 24°38′N 88°02′E / 24.63°N 88.04°E / 24.63; 88.04Coordinates: 24°38′N 88°02′E / 24.63°N 88.04°E / 24.63; 88.04
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictMurshidabad
Population
 (2011)
 • Total11,621
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationWB
Lok Sabha constituencyJangipur
Vidhan Sabha constituencySuti
Websitewb.gov.in

Jagtaj is a census town in Suti II CD Blck in Jangipur subdivision of Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Geography[edit]

Jagtaj is located at 24°38′N 88°02′E / 24.63°N 88.04°E / 24.63; 88.04.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As per the 2011 Census of India, Jagtaj had a total population of 11,621, of which 5,621 (50%) were males and 5,640 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1.671. The total number of literates in Jagtaj was 5,838 (60.88% of the population over 6 years).[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Jagtaj had a population of 9406. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Jagtaj has an average literacy rate of 37%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 45%, and female literacy is 29%. In Jagtaj, 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yahoo maps location of Jagtaj". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 7 December 2008.
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 27 August 2017.
  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.