Araju Population, Caste, Working Data Bokaro, Jharkhand - Census 2011

Araju is a village situated in Jaridih block of Bokaro district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 779 families residing in the village Araju. The total population of Araju is 3,662 out of which 1,933 are males and 1,729 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Araju is 894.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Araju village is 524 which is 14% of the total population. There are 288 male children and 236 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Araju is 819 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (894) of Araju village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Araju is 70.7%. Thus Araju village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Bokaro district. The male literacy rate is 83.22% and the female literacy rate is 56.8% in Araju village.

Population
3,662
Families
779
Literacy
70.65%
Sex Ratio
894

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Araju village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Araju Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Araju village.

Total Male Female
Children 524 288 236
Literacy 70.65% 83.22% 56.8%
Scheduled Caste 538 290 248
Scheduled Tribe 1,096 576 520
Illiterate 1,445 564 881

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 29.9% of total population in Araju village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Araju village out of total population, 1,835 were engaged in work activities. 50.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,835 workers engaged in Main Work, 352 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 167 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 927 665 262
Cultivators 352 257 95
Agriculture Labourer 167 105 62
Household Industries 141 106 35
Other Workers 267 197 70
Marginal Workers 908 386 522
Non Working 1,827 882 945

Map of Araju, Bokaro, Jharkhand


Nearby Villages to Araju, Jaridih

Below are the list of villages near Araju village in Jaridih.

Village Population
Ara Saram 1,088
Kamlapur 1,007
Jogidih 409
Bhaski 1,365
Saraibinda 1,043
Haridih Hardi 1,438
Beldih 1,728
Sundro 706
Gopalpur 1,165
Pengikudar 958

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