Jerua is a village situated in Manika block of Latehar district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 186 families residing in the village Jerua. The total population of Jerua is 997 out of which 507 are males and 490 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jerua is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jerua village is 192 which is 19% of the total population. There are 102 male children and 90 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jerua is 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Jerua village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jerua is 62.6%. Thus Jerua village has higher literacy rate compared to 48.2% of Latehar district. The male literacy rate is 70.37% and the female literacy rate is 54.75% in Jerua village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jerua 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 Jerua village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 64.3% of total population in Jerua village.
In Jerua village out of total population, 439 were engaged in work activities. 2.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 97.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 439 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jerua village in Manika.