Joratarai is a village situated in Khairagarh tehsil of Rajnandgaon district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 268 families residing in the village Joratarai. The total population of Joratarai is 1,329 out of which 651 are males and 678 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Joratarai is 1,041.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Joratarai village is 214 which is 16% of the total population. There are 105 male children and 109 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Joratarai is 1,038 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,041) of Joratarai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Joratarai is 66.3%. Thus Joratarai village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Rajnandgaon district. The male literacy rate is 76.56% and the female literacy rate is 56.41% in Joratarai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Joratarai 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 Joratarai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.3% of total population in Joratarai village.
In Joratarai village out of total population, 600 were engaged in work activities. 80.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 600 workers engaged in Main Work, 292 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 136 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Joratarai village in Khairagarh.