Sijua is a village situated in Amrapara block of Pakur district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 245 families residing in the village Sijua. The total population of Sijua is 1,157 out of which 616 are males and 541 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sijua is 878.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sijua village is 234 which is 20% of the total population. There are 134 male children and 100 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sijua is 746 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (878) of Sijua village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sijua is 35.4%. Thus Sijua village has lower literacy rate compared to 39.2% of Pakur district. The male literacy rate is 41.91% and the female literacy rate is 28.34% in Sijua village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sijua 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 Sijua village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 90.4% of total population in Sijua village.
In Sijua village out of total population, 794 were engaged in work activities. 20.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 79.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 794 workers engaged in Main Work, 130 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sijua village in Amrapara.