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

Jorag is a village situated in Gumla block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 311 families residing in the village Jorag. The total population of Jorag is 1,640 out of which 792 are males and 848 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jorag is 1,071.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jorag village is 311 which is 19% of the total population. There are 160 male children and 151 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jorag is 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,071) of Jorag village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jorag is 54.7%. Thus Jorag village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 64.4% and the female literacy rate is 45.91% in Jorag village.

Population
1,640
Families
311
Literacy
54.7%
Sex Ratio
1,071

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

Jorag Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 311 160 151
Literacy 54.7% 64.4% 45.91%
Scheduled Caste 356 170 186
Scheduled Tribe 1,066 518 548
Illiterate 913 385 528

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 65% of total population in Jorag village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jorag village out of total population, 830 were engaged in work activities. 67.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 830 workers engaged in Main Work, 467 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 22 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 560 305 255
Cultivators 467 243 224
Agriculture Labourer 22 14 8
Other Workers 71 48 23
Marginal Workers 270 130 140
Non Working 810 357 453

Map of Jorag, Gumla, Jharkhand


Nearby Villages to Jorag, Gumla

Below are the list of villages near Jorag village in Gumla.

Village Population
Tirra 1,321
Karaundi 2,731
Haslata 676
Phasia 6,847
Belgaon 422
Tarri 1,875
Telgaon 3,284
Brinda 2,081
Dumardih 1,668
Garhsaru 821

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