Jamua is a village situated in Baghmara-Cum-Katras block of Dhanbad district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 687 families residing in the village Jamua. The total population of Jamua is 3,315 out of which 1,784 are males and 1,531 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jamua is 858.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jamua village is 458 which is 14% of the total population. There are 245 male children and 213 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jamua is 869 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (858) of Jamua village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jamua is 68.6%. Thus Jamua village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.2% of Dhanbad district. The male literacy rate is 80.44% and the female literacy rate is 54.78% in Jamua village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jamua 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 Jamua village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 50.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.9% of total population in Jamua village.
In Jamua village out of total population, 826 were engaged in work activities. 91.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 826 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jamua village in Baghmara-Cum-Katras.