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Doda is a town and a notified area committee in Doda district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Doda is located at 33°08′N 75°34′E / 33.13°N 75.57°E / 33.13; 75.57[1] and has an average elevation of 1,107 metres (3631 feet).

Doda
Town
Doda is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Doda
Doda
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Doda is located in India
Doda
Doda
Doda (India)
Coordinates: 33°08′N 75°34′E / 33.13°N 75.57°E / 33.13; 75.57Coordinates: 33°08′N 75°34′E / 33.13°N 75.57°E / 33.13; 75.57
Country India
State
DistrictDoda
Area
 • Total2,625 km2 (1,014 sq mi)
Elevation
1,107 m (3,632 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total21,605
 • Density8.2/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
182202
Vehicle registrationPlate No. - JK06

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ClimateEdit

Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as humid subtropical

Climate data for Doda, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 7.6
(45.7)
10.7
(51.3)
16.1
(61.0)
21.4
(70.5)
25.5
(77.9)
29.3
(84.7)
30.4
(86.7)
29.8
(85.6)
27.8
(82.0)
22.9
(73.2)
16.3
(61.3)
9.9
(49.8)
20.6
(69.1)
Average low °C (°F) −1.9
(28.6)
0.7
(33.3)
4.1
(39.4)
7.8
(46.0)
11.1
(52.0)
15.2
(59.4)
18.5
(65.3)
17.6
(63.7)
12.9
(55.2)
6.1
(43.0)
1
(34)
−1.3
(29.7)
7.7
(45.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 11.8
(0.46)
28.5
(1.12)
39.6
(1.56)
23.3
(0.92)
21
(0.8)
27.3
(1.07)
29.8
(1.17)
30.7
(1.21)
2.5
(0.10)
10.7
(0.42)
9.4
(0.37)
13.4
(0.53)
248
(9.73)
Source #1: World Weather Online[2]
Source #2: Meoweather[3]

DemographicsEdit

As of 2011 India census,[4] Doda had a population of 25,527. Males constitute 64% of the population and females 36%. Doda has an average literacy rate of 5% higher than the Indian national average of 73%: male literacy is 85% and, female literacy is 61%. In Doda, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

ReligionEdit

Doda Town - Hindu 32.62%, Muslim 66.45%, Christian 0.12%, Sikh 0.64%, Buddhist 0.00% Jain 0.06%, Others 0.00%, Not Stated 0.11%


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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Doda
  2. ^ "Doda, India Weather Averages | Monthly Average High and Low Temperature | Average Precipitation and Rainfall days". World Weather Online. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  3. ^ "Doda weather history. Doda average weather by month. Weather history for Doda, Jammu and Kashmir, India". Meoweather. Retrieved 4 August 2013.
  4. ^ "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.
  5. ^ www.census2011.co.in