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

Sahijana is a village situated in Sisai block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 155 families residing in the village Sahijana. The total population of Sahijana is 1,019 out of which 559 are males and 460 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sahijana is 823.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sahijana village is 153 which is 15% of the total population. There are 81 male children and 72 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sahijana is 889 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (823) of Sahijana village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sahijana is 61.7%. Thus Sahijana village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 73.43% and the female literacy rate is 47.16% in Sahijana village.

Population
1,019
Families
155
Literacy
61.66%
Sex Ratio
823

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

Sahijana Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 153 81 72
Literacy 61.66% 73.43% 47.16%
Scheduled Caste 79 47 32
Scheduled Tribe 602 319 283
Illiterate 485 208 277

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 59.1% of total population in Sahijana village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sahijana village out of total population, 510 were engaged in work activities. 37.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 510 workers engaged in Main Work, 171 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 193 145 48
Cultivators 171 129 42
Agriculture Labourer 2 2 0
Other Workers 20 14 6
Marginal Workers 317 117 200
Non Working 509 297 212

Map of Sahijana, Gumla, Jharkhand


Nearby Villages to Sahijana, Sisai

Below are the list of villages near Sahijana village in Sisai.

Village Population
Larango 2,256
Lada 439
Barri 1,551
Harri 686
Lohanjra 1,568
Chanpi 643
Dahidon 394
Kulkuppi 736
Leranga 296
Ekamba 436

Reference