Ara is a village situated in Manika block of Latehar district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 49 families residing in the village Ara. The total population of Ara is 255 out of which 132 are males and 123 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ara is 932.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ara village is 48 which is 19% of the total population. There are 23 male children and 25 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ara is 1,087 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (932) of Ara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ara is 77.3%. Thus Ara village has higher literacy rate compared to 48.2% of Latehar district. The male literacy rate is 82.57% and the female literacy rate is 71.43% in Ara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ara 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 Ara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ara village.
In Ara village out of total population, 119 were engaged in work activities. 21.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 78.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 119 workers engaged in Main Work, 15 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ara village in Manika.