Jackanarai is a village situated in Kotagiri taluka of The Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,309 families residing in the village Jackanarai. The total population of Jackanarai is 4,602 out of which 2,276 are males and 2,326 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jackanarai is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jackanarai village is 394 which is 9% of the total population. There are 198 male children and 196 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jackanarai is 990 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Jackanarai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jackanarai is 78.1%. Thus Jackanarai village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.5% of The Nilgiris district. The male literacy rate is 86.33% and the female literacy rate is 70.05% in Jackanarai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jackanarai 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 Jackanarai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 30.2% of total population in Jackanarai village.
In Jackanarai village out of total population, 2,768 were engaged in work activities. 89.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,768 workers engaged in Main Work, 112 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 799 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jackanarai village in Kotagiri.