Nijma is a village situated in Sisai block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 183 families residing in the village Nijma. The total population of Nijma is 1,148 out of which 577 are males and 571 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nijma is 990.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nijma village is 198 which is 17% of the total population. There are 93 male children and 105 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nijma is 1,129 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (990) of Nijma village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nijma is 66.6%. Thus Nijma village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 76.45% and the female literacy rate is 56.44% in Nijma village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nijma 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 Nijma village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 70.5% of total population in Nijma village.
In Nijma village out of total population, 526 were engaged in work activities. 96% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 526 workers engaged in Main Work, 141 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 349 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nijma village in Sisai.