Jherda Population, Caste, Working Data Banaskantha, Gujarat - Census 2011

Jherda is a village situated in Deesa taluka of Banaskantha district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,630 families residing in the village Jherda. The total population of Jherda is 9,292 out of which 4,712 are males and 4,580 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jherda is 972.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jherda village is 1689 which is 18% of the total population. There are 900 male children and 789 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jherda is 877 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (972) of Jherda village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jherda is 57.1%. Thus Jherda village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Banaskantha district. The male literacy rate is 69.31% and the female literacy rate is 44.82% in Jherda village.

Population
9,292
Families
1,630
Literacy
57.1%
Sex Ratio
972

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

Jherda Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,689 900 789
Literacy 57.1% 69.31% 44.82%
Scheduled Caste 1,309 654 655
Scheduled Tribe 239 121 118
Illiterate 4,951 2,070 2,881

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.6% of total population in Jherda village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jherda village out of total population, 3,861 were engaged in work activities. 81.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,861 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,546 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 672 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,152 2,303 849
Cultivators 1,546 1,346 200
Agriculture Labourer 672 526 146
Household Industries 14 13 1
Other Workers 920 418 502
Marginal Workers 709 149 560
Non Working 5,431 2,260 3,171

Map of Jherda, Banaskantha, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Jherda, Deesa

Below are the list of villages near Jherda village in Deesa.

Village Population
Thervada 3,396
Pamaru 1,782
Talepura 1,189
Gugal 1,718
Pechhdal 3,823
Dhanpura 1,789
Sarat 1,698
Ghada 2,971
Kamodi 2,553
Kotha 406

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