Jolahgawan is a village situated in Bankatwa block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 417 families residing in the village Jolahgawan. The total population of Jolahgawan is 2,473 out of which 1,264 are males and 1,209 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jolahgawan is 956.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jolahgawan village is 587 which is 24% of the total population. There are 304 male children and 283 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jolahgawan is 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Jolahgawan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jolahgawan is 63.7%. Thus Jolahgawan village has higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 75.94% and the female literacy rate is 50.97% in Jolahgawan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jolahgawan 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 Jolahgawan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jolahgawan village.
In Jolahgawan village out of total population, 1,117 were engaged in work activities. 35.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,117 workers engaged in Main Work, 107 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 272 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jolahgawan village in Bankatwa.
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