Jer is a village situated in Patera tehsil of Damoh district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 73 families residing in the village Jer. The total population of Jer is 318 out of which 167 are males and 151 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jer is 904.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jer village is 43 which is 14% of the total population. There are 20 male children and 23 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jer is 1,150 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (904) of Jer village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jer is 51.3%. Thus Jer village has lower literacy rate compared to 59.1% of Damoh district. The male literacy rate is 60.54% and the female literacy rate is 40.62% in Jer village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jer 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 Jer village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 34.6% of total population in Jer village.
In Jer village out of total population, 164 were engaged in work activities. 43.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 56.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 164 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 61 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jer village in Patera.