Jarra is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 150 families residing in the village Jarra. The total population of Jarra is 573 out of which 272 are males and 301 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jarra is 1,107.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jarra village is 71 which is 12% of the total population. There are 32 male children and 39 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jarra is 1,219 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,107) of Jarra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jarra is 56.6%. Thus Jarra village has lower literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 67.92% and the female literacy rate is 46.18% in Jarra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jarra 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 Jarra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 74.5% of total population in Jarra village.
In Jarra village out of total population, 375 were engaged in work activities. 57.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 375 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 151 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jarra village in Pithora.
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