Jorna Population, Caste, Working Data Shimla, Himachal Pradesh - Census 2011

Jorna is a village situated in Chaupal tehsil of Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 74 families residing in the village Jorna. The total population of Jorna is 416 out of which 218 are males and 198 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jorna is 908.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Jorna village is 34 which is 8% of the total population. There are 20 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jorna is 700 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (908) of Jorna village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jorna is 86.1%. Thus Jorna village has a higher literacy rate compared to 75.3% of Shimla district. The male literacy rate is 94.44% and the female literacy rate is 77.17% in Jorna village.

Sex Ratio

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

Jorna Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 34 20 14
Literacy 86.13% 94.44% 77.17%
Scheduled Caste 71 37 34
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 87 31 56

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jorna village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jorna village out of total population, 300 were engaged in work activities. 23.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 76.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 300 workers engaged in Main Work, 54 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 70 66 4
Cultivators 54 54 0
Other Workers 16 12 4
Marginal Workers 230 91 139
Non Working 116 61 55

Map of Jorna, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Nearby Villages to Jorna, Chaupal

Below are the list of villages near Jorna village in Chaupal.

Village Population
Jawag Chhamrog 160
Chorwadhar 117
Thana Jalona 279
Barkoli 246
Bhaila 126
Kauhrala 38
Bahal Khas 132
Naoni 754
Kiari Shilan 349
Shihali 282