Jurkela is a village situated in Kolebira block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 195 families residing in the village Jurkela. The total population of Jurkela is 967 out of which 481 are males and 486 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jurkela is 1,010.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jurkela village is 154 which is 16% of the total population. There are 80 male children and 74 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jurkela is 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,010) of Jurkela village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jurkela is 68.3%. Thus Jurkela village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 69.33% and the female literacy rate is 67.23% in Jurkela village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jurkela 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 Jurkela village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 92.2% of total population in Jurkela village.
In Jurkela village out of total population, 361 were engaged in work activities. 51.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 361 workers engaged in Main Work, 130 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 31 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jurkela village in Kolebira.