Jahaj Population, Caste, Working Data Anand, Gujarat - Census 2011

Jahaj is a village situated in Khambhat taluka of Anand district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 665 families residing in the village Jahaj. The total population of Jahaj is 3,188 out of which 1,705 are males and 1,483 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jahaj is 870.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jahaj village is 333 which is 10% of the total population. There are 192 male children and 141 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jahaj is 734 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (870) of Jahaj village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jahaj is 84.5%. Thus Jahaj village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.1% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 91.61% and the female literacy rate is 76.53% in Jahaj village.

Population
3,188
Families
665
Literacy
84.52%
Sex Ratio
870

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Jahaj village is SOMABHAI C PADHIYAR. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jahaj village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Jahaj Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 333 192 141
Literacy 84.52% 91.61% 76.53%
Scheduled Caste 340 176 164
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 775 319 456

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jahaj village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jahaj village out of total population, 1,483 were engaged in work activities. 92% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,483 workers engaged in Main Work, 412 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 562 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,365 1,033 332
Cultivators 412 407 5
Agriculture Labourer 562 514 48
Household Industries 6 5 1
Other Workers 385 107 278
Marginal Workers 118 23 95
Non Working 1,705 649 1,056

Map of Jahaj, Anand, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Jahaj, Khambhat

Below are the list of villages near Jahaj village in Khambhat.

Village Population
Bamanva 4,464
Jalundh 4,954
Nandeli 637
Vadola 2,766
Piploi 4,499
Chhatardi 588
Timba 3,337
Nana Kalodra 3,620
Kali Talavadi 2,020
Popatvav 1,488

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