Jiara is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 228 families residing in the village Jiara. The total population of Jiara is 1,150 out of which 579 are males and 571 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jiara is 986.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jiara village is 125 which is 11% of the total population. There are 52 male children and 73 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jiara is 1,404 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (986) of Jiara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jiara is 82%. Thus Jiara village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 86.53% and the female literacy rate is 77.31% in Jiara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jiara 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 Jiara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jiara village.
In Jiara village out of total population, 499 were engaged in work activities. 83.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 499 workers engaged in Main Work, 70 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 148 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jiara village in Chanditala - I.