Jamala is a village situated in Padmapur block of Bargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 768 families residing in the village Jamala. The total population of Jamala is 3,030 out of which 1,533 are males and 1,497 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jamala is 977.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jamala village is 331 which is 11% of the total population. There are 179 male children and 152 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jamala is 849 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (977) of Jamala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jamala is 71.4%. Thus Jamala village has higher literacy rate compared to 66.4% of Bargarh district. The male literacy rate is 79.76% and the female literacy rate is 62.9% in Jamala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jamala 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 Jamala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.8% of total population in Jamala village.
In Jamala village out of total population, 1,774 were engaged in work activities. 63.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,774 workers engaged in Main Work, 325 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 263 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jamala village in Padmapur.