Jakhau Population, Caste, Working Data Kachchh, Gujarat - Census 2011

Jakhau is a village situated in Abdasa taluka of Kachchh district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,033 families residing in the village Jakhau. The total population of Jakhau is 5,369 out of which 2,716 are males and 2,653 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jakhau is 977.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jakhau village is 920 which is 17% of the total population. There are 478 male children and 442 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jakhau is 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (977) of Jakhau village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jakhau is 56.2%. Thus Jakhau village has lower literacy rate compared to 59.9% of Kachchh district. The male literacy rate is 64.48% and the female literacy rate is 47.9% in Jakhau village.

Population
5,369
Families
1,033
Literacy
56.24%
Sex Ratio
977

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Jakhau village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jakhau village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Jakhau Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Jakhau village.

Total Male Female
Children 920 478 442
Literacy 56.24% 64.48% 47.9%
Scheduled Caste 420 218 202
Scheduled Tribe 3 3 0
Illiterate 2,867 1,273 1,594

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Jakhau village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jakhau village out of total population, 1,767 were engaged in work activities. 84.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,767 workers engaged in Main Work, 240 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 316 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,498 1,333 165
Cultivators 240 232 8
Agriculture Labourer 316 299 17
Household Industries 2 1 1
Other Workers 940 801 139
Marginal Workers 269 153 116
Non Working 3,602 1,230 2,372

Map of Jakhau, Kachchh, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Jakhau, Abdasa

Below are the list of villages near Jakhau village in Abdasa.

Village Population
Kukadau 384
Budiya 381
Lala 1,342
Jasapar 364
Vingaber 446
Raydhanpar 541
Bhanada 4,214
Kunathia 474
Khirsara 1,753
Dhufi Nani 555

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