Jamara is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 361 families residing in the village Jamara. The total population of Jamara is 1,577 out of which 787 are males and 790 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jamara is 1,004.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jamara village is 188 which is 12% of the total population. There are 103 male children and 85 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jamara is 825 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,004) of Jamara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jamara is 84.1%. Thus Jamara village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 91.96% and the female literacy rate is 76.45% in Jamara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jamara 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 Jamara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Jamara village.
In Jamara village out of total population, 465 were engaged in work activities. 66.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 465 workers engaged in Main Work, 239 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jamara village in Nikirai.