Arani is a village situated in Simdega block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 222 families residing in the village Arani. The total population of Arani is 1,178 out of which 603 are males and 575 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arani is 954.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arani village is 183 which is 16% of the total population. There are 92 male children and 91 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arani is 989 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (954) of Arani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arani is 69.4%. Thus Arani village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 76.52% and the female literacy rate is 61.98% in Arani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arani village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Arani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 89.3% of total population in Arani village.
In Arani village out of total population, 641 were engaged in work activities. 69.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 641 workers engaged in Main Work, 392 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arani village in Simdega.