Jalbandha is a village situated in Khairagarh tehsil of Rajnandgaon district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 215 families residing in the village Jalbandha. The total population of Jalbandha is 886 out of which 427 are males and 459 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jalbandha is 1,075.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jalbandha village is 151 which is 17% of the total population. There are 71 male children and 80 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jalbandha is 1,127 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,075) of Jalbandha village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jalbandha is 75.1%. Thus Jalbandha village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Rajnandgaon district. The male literacy rate is 85.39% and the female literacy rate is 65.44% in Jalbandha village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jalbandha 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 Jalbandha village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.2% of total population in Jalbandha village.
In Jalbandha village out of total population, 427 were engaged in work activities. 89.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 427 workers engaged in Main Work, 81 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 256 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jalbandha village in Khairagarh.