Jigaon Population, Caste, Working Data Buldana, Maharashtra - Census 2011

Jigaon is a village situated in Nandura taluka of Buldana district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 468 families residing in the village Jigaon. The total population of Jigaon is 2,116 out of which 1,091 are males and 1,025 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jigaon is 940.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jigaon village is 256 which is 12% of the total population. There are 138 male children and 118 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jigaon is 855 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (940) of Jigaon village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jigaon is 83.2%. Thus Jigaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.7% of Buldana district. The male literacy rate is 91.08% and the female literacy rate is 74.86% in Jigaon village.

Population
2,116
Families
468
Literacy
83.17%
Sex Ratio
940

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

Jigaon Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 256 138 118
Literacy 83.17% 91.08% 74.86%
Scheduled Caste 494 256 238
Scheduled Tribe 20 9 11
Illiterate 569 223 346

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.9% of total population in Jigaon village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jigaon village out of total population, 1,185 were engaged in work activities. 98.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,185 workers engaged in Main Work, 478 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 646 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,172 609 563
Cultivators 478 292 186
Agriculture Labourer 646 279 367
Household Industries 4 3 1
Other Workers 44 35 9
Marginal Workers 13 5 8
Non Working 931 477 454

Map of Jigaon, Buldana, Maharashtra


Nearby Villages to Jigaon, Nandura

Below are the list of villages near Jigaon village in Nandura.

Village Population
Takli 1,889
Palsoda 1,770
Khedgaon 784
Kodarkhed 214
Patonda 1,291
Isarkheda 604
Mamulwadi 1,460
Pimprikoli 495
Hingana Gavhad 1,474
Wasadi Kh. 971

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