Bokaro is a major industrial centre and the 4th largest city in the State of Jharkhand https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jharkhand, in India https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India. It is the district headquarters of Bokaro https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bokaro_district which is one of the most industrialized zones in India https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India and also home to the largest steel plant in India and several other large, medium and small industries. As of 2011 India census https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographics_of_India , under the urban agglomeration of Bokaro Steel City had a population of 564,319 making it the 86th largest Urban agglomeration and fourth largest city in Jharkhand. Males constitute 53 percent of the population and females 47 percent. Bokaro Steel City has an average literacy rate of 84.87 percent, higher than the national average of 74 percent. The economy of the Steel City is heavily depended on the steel plant which is the primary source of income for the employees along with the other industries in the city. Being an industrial area, agriculture has taken a back seat and is nothing worth mentioning except small amounts of paddy grown on the fringes of the city by the villagers.