Jafarpur is a village situated in Sheohar block of Sheohar district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 397 families residing in the village Jafarpur. The total population of Jafarpur is 1,776 out of which 940 are males and 836 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jafarpur is 889.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jafarpur village is 393 which is 22% of the total population. There are 191 male children and 202 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jafarpur is 1,058 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (889) of Jafarpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jafarpur is 55.9%. Thus Jafarpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 43.2% of Sheohar district. The male literacy rate is 64.75% and the female literacy rate is 45.43% in Jafarpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jafarpur 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 Jafarpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Jafarpur village.
In Jafarpur village out of total population, 466 were engaged in work activities. 63.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 466 workers engaged in Main Work, 48 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 225 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jafarpur village in Sheohar.
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