Jeera is a village situated in Padua block of Koraput district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 194 families residing in the village Jeera. The total population of Jeera is 803 out of which 391 are males and 412 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jeera is 1,054.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jeera village is 146 which is 18% of the total population. There are 70 male children and 76 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jeera is 1,086 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,054) of Jeera village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jeera is 21.3%. Thus Jeera village has lower literacy rate compared to 41.2% of Koraput district. The male literacy rate is 38.63% and the female literacy rate is 4.76% in Jeera village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jeera 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 Jeera village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 82.7% of total population in Jeera village.
In Jeera village out of total population, 528 were engaged in work activities. 34.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 528 workers engaged in Main Work, 176 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jeera village in Padua.