Jerang is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 24 families residing in the village Jerang. The total population of Jerang is 96 out of which 52 are males and 44 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jerang is 846.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jerang village is 13 which is 14% of the total population. There are 10 male children and 3 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jerang is 300 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (846) of Jerang village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jerang is 65.1%. Thus Jerang village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 78.57% and the female literacy rate is 51.22% in Jerang village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jerang 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 Jerang village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 86.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jerang village.
In Jerang village out of total population, 36 were engaged in work activities. 50% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 36 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jerang village in Jarapada.