Jamhar is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 412 families residing in the village Jamhar. The total population of Jamhar is 1,339 out of which 695 are males and 644 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jamhar is 927.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jamhar village is 153 which is 11% of the total population. There are 92 male children and 61 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jamhar is 663 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (927) of Jamhar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jamhar is 66.7%. Thus Jamhar village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 78.11% and the female literacy rate is 54.89% in Jamhar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jamhar 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 Jamhar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 43.9% of total population in Jamhar village.
In Jamhar village out of total population, 848 were engaged in work activities. 79.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 848 workers engaged in Main Work, 378 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 260 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jamhar village in Pithora.