Jhalon is a village situated in Pipariya tehsil of Hoshangabad district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 149 families residing in the village Jhalon. The total population of Jhalon is 665 out of which 338 are males and 327 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jhalon is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jhalon village is 95 which is 14% of the total population. There are 49 male children and 46 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jhalon is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Jhalon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jhalon is 66.8%. Thus Jhalon village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.3% of Hoshangabad district. The male literacy rate is 77.51% and the female literacy rate is 55.87% in Jhalon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jhalon 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 Jhalon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.7% of total population in Jhalon village.
In Jhalon village out of total population, 256 were engaged in work activities. 98.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 256 workers engaged in Main Work, 115 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 134 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jhalon village in Pipariya.