Jharra is a village situated in Champa tehsil of Janjgir - Champa district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 373 families residing in the village Jharra. The total population of Jharra is 1,582 out of which 793 are males and 789 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jharra is 995.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jharra village is 244 which is 15% of the total population. There are 131 male children and 113 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jharra is 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (995) of Jharra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jharra is 76.7%. Thus Jharra village has higher literacy rate compared to 63% of Janjgir - Champa district. The male literacy rate is 88.97% and the female literacy rate is 64.64% in Jharra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jharra 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 Jharra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jharra village.
In Jharra village out of total population, 1,042 were engaged in work activities. 49% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,042 workers engaged in Main Work, 268 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 223 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jharra village in Champa.