Bishnah

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Bishnah
town
Bishnah is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Bishnah
Bishnah
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Bishnah is located in India
Bishnah
Bishnah
Bishnah (India)
Coordinates: 32°37′N 74°52′E / 32.62°N 74.87°E / 32.62; 74.87Coordinates: 32°37′N 74°52′E / 32.62°N 74.87°E / 32.62; 74.87
Country India
StateJammu and Kashmir
DistrictJammu
Elevation
292 m (958 ft)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total9,141
Languages
 • OfficialDOGRI
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
181132
Telephone code01923

Bishnah is a town and a notified area committee in Jammu district in the state of Jammu & Kashmir, India.

Geography[edit]

Bishnah is located at 32°37′N 74°52′E / 32.62°N 74.87°E / 32.62; 74.87.[1] It has an average elevation of 292 metres (961 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Bishna had a population of 9141. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Bishna has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 79% and female literacy of 64%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religion[edit]

Hindu 97.87%, Sikh .46%, Muslim .84%,[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Bishnah
  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.
  3. ^ http://www.census2011.co.in