Jhajia Population, Caste, Working Data Cuttack, Odisha - Census 2011

Jhajia is a village situated in Badamba block of Cuttack district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 673 families residing in the village Jhajia. The total population of Jhajia is 2,972 out of which 1,556 are males and 1,416 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jhajia is 910.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jhajia village is 357 which is 12% of the total population. There are 185 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jhajia is 930 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (910) of Jhajia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jhajia is 80.6%. Thus Jhajia village has higher literacy rate compared to 76.6% of Cuttack district. The male literacy rate is 88.99% and the female literacy rate is 71.38% in Jhajia village.

Population
2,972
Families
673
Literacy
80.61%
Sex Ratio
910

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jhajia village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Jhajia Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jhajia village.

Total Male Female
Children 357 185 172
Literacy 80.61% 88.99% 71.38%
Scheduled Caste 634 315 319
Scheduled Tribe 220 118 102
Illiterate 864 336 528

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.4% of total population in Jhajia village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jhajia village out of total population, 961 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 961 workers engaged in Main Work, 142 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 331 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 792 744 48
Cultivators 142 141 1
Agriculture Labourer 331 326 5
Household Industries 59 35 24
Other Workers 260 242 18
Marginal Workers 169 132 37
Non Working 2,011 680 1,331

Map of Jhajia, Cuttack, Odisha


Nearby Villages to Jhajia, Badamba

Below are the list of villages near Jhajia village in Badamba.

Village Population
Kanjiapal 493
Ichhapur 1,967
Karadibandha 2,700
Parajapada 847
Mangarajapur 2,244
Ugalpur 622
Sankhameri 3,034
Sasanga 2,726
Kantapada 2,074
Khalidhip 1,232

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