Jorgawan Population, Caste, Working Data Madhepura, Bihar - Census 2011

Jorgawan is a village situated in Murliganj block of Madhepura district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,725 families residing in the village Jorgawan. The total population of Jorgawan is 8,291 out of which 4,323 are males and 3,968 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jorgawan is 918.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jorgawan village is 1787 which is 22% of the total population. There are 943 male children and 844 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jorgawan is 895 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (918) of Jorgawan village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jorgawan is 49.9%. Thus Jorgawan village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.7% of Madhepura district. The male literacy rate is 56.48% and the female literacy rate is 42.83% in Jorgawan village.

Population
8,291
Families
1,725
Literacy
49.92%
Sex Ratio
918

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

Jorgawan Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,787 943 844
Literacy 49.92% 56.48% 42.83%
Scheduled Caste 2,062 1,046 1,016
Scheduled Tribe 723 384 339
Illiterate 5,044 2,414 2,630

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.7% of total population in Jorgawan village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jorgawan village out of total population, 2,760 were engaged in work activities. 59.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,760 workers engaged in Main Work, 342 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,147 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,642 1,356 286
Cultivators 342 295 47
Agriculture Labourer 1,147 938 209
Household Industries 16 10 6
Other Workers 137 113 24
Marginal Workers 1,118 601 517
Non Working 5,531 2,366 3,165

Map of Jorgawan, Madhepura, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Jorgawan, Murliganj

Below are the list of villages near Jorgawan village in Murliganj.

Village Population
Bishunpur Korlahi Milik 1,060
Mirganj 3,006
Tamautparsa 7,011
Rampur 10,902
Gamharia Ekdara 3,315
DInapatti 3,694
Khusropatti 1,909
Bhatkhori 8,521
Pakilpar 3,985
Narha 2,697

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