Japi is a village situated in Akrani taluka of Nandurbar district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 425 families residing in the village Japi. The total population of Japi is 2,768 out of which 1,368 are males and 1,400 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Japi is 1,023.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Japi village is 671 which is 24% of the total population. There are 329 male children and 342 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Japi is 1,040 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,023) of Japi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Japi is 38.1%. Thus Japi village has lower literacy rate compared to 55% of Nandurbar district. The male literacy rate is 41.77% and the female literacy rate is 34.4% in Japi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Japi 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 Japi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.5% of total population in Japi village.
In Japi village out of total population, 1,274 were engaged in work activities. 83.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,274 workers engaged in Main Work, 643 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 409 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Japi village in Akrani.