Giljewala is a village situated in Gidderbaha tehsil of Muktsar district in Punjab. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 499 families residing in the village Giljewala. The total population of Giljewala is 2,753 out of which 1,451 are males and 1,302 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Giljewala is 897.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Giljewala village is 327 which is 12% of the total population. There are 188 male children and 139 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Giljewala is 739 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (897) of Giljewala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Giljewala is 61.7%. Thus Giljewala village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.2% of Muktsar district. The male literacy rate is 66.03% and the female literacy rate is 56.92% in Giljewala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Giljewala 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 Giljewala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Giljewala village.
In Giljewala village out of total population, 862 were engaged in work activities. 99.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 862 workers engaged in Main Work, 388 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 410 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Giljewala village in Gidderbaha.