Jalka Population, Caste, Working Data Gumla, Jharkhand - Census 2011

Jalka is a village situated in Sisai block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 183 families residing in the village Jalka. The total population of Jalka is 1,388 out of which 712 are males and 676 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jalka is 949.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jalka village is 254 which is 18% of the total population. There are 129 male children and 125 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jalka is 969 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (949) of Jalka village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jalka is 51.6%. Thus Jalka village has lower literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 62.26% and the female literacy rate is 40.29% in Jalka village.

Population
1,388
Families
183
Literacy
51.59%
Sex Ratio
949

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

Jalka Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 254 129 125
Literacy 51.59% 62.26% 40.29%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 1,355 697 658
Illiterate 803 349 454

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 97.6% of total population in Jalka village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jalka village out of total population, 642 were engaged in work activities. 19.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 80.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 642 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 127 105 22
Cultivators 114 94 20
Agriculture Labourer 1 0 1
Other Workers 12 11 1
Marginal Workers 515 220 295
Non Working 746 387 359

Map of Jalka, Gumla, Jharkhand


Nearby Villages to Jalka, Sisai

Below are the list of villages near Jalka village in Sisai.

Village Population
Ghaghra 1,016
Gamhariya 798
Kocha 1,092
Kurgi 895
Dari 882
Khera 1,191
Puso 1,374
Garwali 1,127
Nijma 1,148
Bando 2,299

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