(Last Updated on : 03/02/2009)
Kopharad is a census town, which is located in the district of Thane of Maharashtra state of India
The study of an Indian town remains unfinished without the knowledge of the demographical status of that particular city. Over the years a multitude of demographers are working day and night just to be acquainted with its demography. Due to their diligent efforts various reports could be brought out which actually throws light on literacy rate, population status etc of Kopharad. According to this report, the total population of Kopharad has showed a population count of 5,267. Out of it, male populace constitutes 51 %, while the populace of female constitutes 49 %. In Kopharad, 10 % of the total population is below six years of age.
Condition about literacy rate too needs to be emphasized. As has been mentioned in this report, Kopharad has got an average literacy rate of 82 %. Thus it is even higher than that of India, which comprises of 59.5 %. Thus it can be concluded that literacy, being a yardstick for gauging a city's development, naturally affirms the growth of Kopharad, as has been mentioned above, is quite high. Not only that on individual level as well, both male and female literacy rates are quite high. In other words, 87 % and 76 % are rates of male and female literacy respectively. Information about kids who are living in Kopharad can be inferred.
From the perspective of the whole of Thane district few lines can also be penned down. Rice is the principal crop of Thane district. Other crops grown include vari ,nachani, Wal, chavali and gram. Urad, moong and kulith are pulses that are produced here. Apart from these crops, delicious fruits like chikoos, guavas, mangoes, papayas, grapefruits and coconuts also are found in ample quantity. Being an integral part of this district it becomes obvious that the same trend also has been followed in Kopharad also.