Jarma is a village situated in Dhanbad-Cum-Kenduadih-Cum-Jagata block of Dhanbad district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 136 families residing in the village Jarma. The total population of Jarma is 733 out of which 392 are males and 341 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jarma is 870.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jarma village is 121 which is 17% of the total population. There are 67 male children and 54 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jarma is 806 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (870) of Jarma village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jarma is 65.4%. Thus Jarma village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.2% of Dhanbad district. The male literacy rate is 88% and the female literacy rate is 39.72% in Jarma village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jarma 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 Jarma village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jarma village.
In Jarma village out of total population, 204 were engaged in work activities. 86.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 204 workers engaged in Main Work, 30 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jarma village in Dhanbad-Cum-Kenduadih-Cum-Jagata.
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