Jilinga is a village situated in Thethaitangar block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 184 families residing in the village Jilinga. The total population of Jilinga is 1,026 out of which 518 are males and 508 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jilinga is 981.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jilinga village is 149 which is 15% of the total population. There are 67 male children and 82 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jilinga is 1,224 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Jilinga village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jilinga is 61.5%. Thus Jilinga village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 69.62% and the female literacy rate is 52.82% in Jilinga village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jilinga 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 Jilinga village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 89.2% of total population in Jilinga village.
In Jilinga village out of total population, 639 were engaged in work activities. 56.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 639 workers engaged in Main Work, 110 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 247 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jilinga village in Thethaitangar.