District at a Glance

---------- District At A Glance
 
1. Height About Sea-Level 761 feet (232 m)
2. Area 2886 Sq. K.m.
3. Average Rainfall 1310.6 mm
4. Sub-Division 01 Dhanbad, Sub-Division
5. Total Blocks 09
6. Total Circle 08
7. Total ICDS Project 08
8. Total No .Of Panchayats 383 (Old Gazetter),256 (New Gazetter)
9. Total Villages 1348(Bechiragi, village-102)
10. Muncipal Corporation 01 Dhanbad
11. Notified Area Committee 01 (Chirkunda)
12. Total Cinema Hall 27 (Including Multi-Complex)
13. Population(As per 2001 Census) Total Male (%) Female (%) SC (%) ST (%)
23,97,102 12,78,946 (53.35%) 11,18,156 (46.65%) 382969 (15.97 %) 202729 (8.45%)
14. Literency (As per 2007 Survey) Literate Male (%) Female (%)
76.59% 89.13% 62.03%
15. Total Vidhan Sabha 06, (38-Sindri, 39-Nirsa, 40-Dhanbad, 41-Jharia, 42-Tundi, 43-Baghmara )
Assembly No. Assembly Name Population Total Elector Total Booths
38 Sindri 3,61811 2,72,186 343
39 Nirsa 4,24325 2,88,303 386
40 Dhanbad 5,72033 3,41,635 422
41 Jharia 5,23393 2,60,414 346
42 Tundi 3,89786 2,38,923 337
43 Baghmara 3,93044 2,44,359 313
16. Length Of National / State Highway National Highway (Km) State Highway (Km)
114.44 Km 24.200 Km
17. Educational Institutions No. Of Primary Schools No. Of Middle schools No.Of High Schools
1345 532 113
18. Technical Institutions 07 1. ISMU, Dhanbad 2.CIMFR, Dhanbad 3. BIT, Sindri 4.PMCH, Dhanbad
5.State Polytechnic,Dhanbad 6. Mining Institute,Bhaga 7. ITI, Dhanbad
19. Total ICDS Centres 2222
20. Total Hospitals PHC APHC Health Sub-Centre CHC
07 28 148 08
21. No. Of Coal Mines 102 B.C.C.L., 80 E.C.L., 14 Tisco, 05 Esco, 03
22. Coal Production 29.54 Million tons
23. Information Related to Supply Total Red Card Holders Total Yellow Card Holders Benificiary Of Anaypurna Total PDS Shops
    78562 34248 13269 1210
24. Total Agriculture Land 69323.24 Hec.
25. Total Forest Area 22149.50 Hec.
26. Total Nationalised Banks 28 Banks Total Branch 164