Shamchaurasi is a city and a municipal council in Hoshiarpur district in the Indian state of Punjab.

Shamchaurasi
city
Shamchaurasi is located in Punjab
Shamchaurasi
Shamchaurasi
Location in Punjab, India
Shamchaurasi is located in India
Shamchaurasi
Shamchaurasi
Shamchaurasi (India)
Coordinates: 31°29′59″N 75°44′58″E / 31.4997°N 75.7494°E / 31.4997; 75.7494Coordinates: 31°29′59″N 75°44′58″E / 31.4997°N 75.7494°E / 31.4997; 75.7494
Country India
StatePunjab
DistrictHoshiarpur
Population
 (2001)
 • Total4,221
Languages
 • OfficialPunjabi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

DemographicsEdit

As of 2001 India census,[1] Shamchaurasi had a population of 4221. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Shamchaurasi has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 63%. In Shamchaurasi, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. The famous coaching institute located at the Deep Coaching Institute Sham Chaurasi 758187001, C.B.S.E School at Sham Chaurasi is Sun Valley International Senior Secondary School Main road near Chakowal Brahamana.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "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.