Arra is a village situated in Katamdag block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 248 families residing in the village Arra. The total population of Arra is 1,448 out of which 752 are males and 696 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arra is 926.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arra village is 223 which is 15% of the total population. There are 105 male children and 118 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arra is 1,124 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (926) of Arra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arra is 74%. Thus Arra village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 81.14% and the female literacy rate is 66.09% in Arra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arra 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 Arra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.5% of total population in Arra village.
In Arra village out of total population, 393 were engaged in work activities. 59.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 393 workers engaged in Main Work, 21 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 105 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arra village in Katamdag.