Jhikla Lanj is a village situated in Harchakian tehsil of Kangra district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 73 families residing in the village Jhikla Lanj. The total population of Jhikla Lanj is 329 out of which 167 are males and 162 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jhikla Lanj is 970.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jhikla Lanj village is 26 which is 8% of the total population. There are 18 male children and 8 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jhikla Lanj is 444 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Jhikla Lanj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jhikla Lanj is 84.8%. Thus Jhikla Lanj village has higher literacy rate compared to 76.3% of Kangra district. The male literacy rate is 89.93% and the female literacy rate is 79.87% in Jhikla Lanj village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jhikla Lanj 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 Jhikla Lanj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jhikla Lanj village.
In Jhikla Lanj village out of total population, 200 were engaged in work activities. 20.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 79.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 200 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jhikla Lanj village in Harchakian.