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.
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.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jorgawan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.7% of total population in Jorgawan village.
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.
Below are the list of villages near Jorgawan village in Murliganj.
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