Saturday, November 1, 2008

Nayagarh is a town and a notified area committee in Nayagarh District in the Indian state of Orissa. It is the headquarters of Nayagarh District.

Geography: Nayagarh is located at 20°08′N 85°06′E / 20.13, 85.1[1]. It has an average elevation of 178 metres (583 feet).
Demographics: As of 2001 India census[2], Nayagarh had a population of 14,311. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Nayagarh has an average literacy rate of 84%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 87%, and female literacy is 81%. In Nayagarh, 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Politics: Nayagarh is part of Bhubaneswar (Lok Sabha constituency).

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