Jalwa is a village situated in Ghatiya tehsil of Ujjain district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 501 families residing in the village Jalwa. The total population of Jalwa is 2,510 out of which 1,283 are males and 1,227 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jalwa is 956.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jalwa village is 362 which is 14% of the total population. There are 188 male children and 174 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jalwa is 926 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Jalwa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jalwa is 65.6%. Thus Jalwa village has higher literacy rate compared to 62.5% of Ujjain district. The male literacy rate is 79.54% and the female literacy rate is 51.09% in Jalwa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jalwa 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 Jalwa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Jalwa village.
In Jalwa village out of total population, 1,640 were engaged in work activities. 68.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,640 workers engaged in Main Work, 607 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 401 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jalwa village in Ghatiya.