Jitapur is a village situated in Murliganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,531 families residing in the village Jitapur. The total population of Jitapur is 6,968 out of which 3,648 are males and 3,320 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jitapur is 910.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jitapur village is 1329 which is 19% of the total population. There are 735 male children and 594 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jitapur is 808 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (910) of Jitapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jitapur is 45.7%. Thus Jitapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 55.41% and the female literacy rate is 35.29% in Jitapur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jitapur 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 Jitapur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jitapur village.
In Jitapur village out of total population, 3,238 were engaged in work activities. 50.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,238 workers engaged in Main Work, 224 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,333 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jitapur village in Murliganj.