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.
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.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sahijana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 59.1% of total population in Sahijana village.
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.
Below are the list of villages near Sahijana village in Sisai.