Jamtara District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Jamtara, a district of Jharkhand has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Jharkhand. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Jamtara District of Jharkhand.

In 2011, Jamtara had population of 791,042 of which male and female were 404,830 and 386,212 respectively. In 2001 census, Jamtara had a population of 653,081 of which males were 333,514 and remaining 319,567 were females. Jamtara District population constituted 2.40 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Jamtara District was at 2.42 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 21.12 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Jamtara District recorded increase of 19.85 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Jamtara Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 791,042 653,081
Male 404,830 333,514
Female 386,212 319,567
Population Growth 21.12% 19.85%
Area Sq. Km 1,811 1,811
Density/km2 437 362
Proportion to Jharkhand Population 2.40% 2.42%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 954 958
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 954 979
Average Literacy 64.59 47.94
Male Literacy 76.46 62.86
Female Literacy 52.15 32.35
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 130,993 119,198
Male Population (0-6 Age) 67,051 60,241
Female Population (0-6 Age) 63,942 58,957
Literates 426,312 255,921
Male Literates 258,260 171,768
Female Literates 168,052 84,313
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.56% 18.25%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.56% 18.06%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 16.56% 18.45%

Jamtara District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Jamtara district for 2011 is 437 people per sq. km. In 2001, Jamtara district density was at 362 people per sq. km. Jamtara district administers 1,811 square kilometers of areas.

Jamtara Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Jamtara in 2011 were 64.59 compared to 47.94 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 76.46 and 52.15 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 62.86 and 32.35 in Jamtara District. Total literate in Jamtara District were 426,312 of which male and female were 258,260 and 168,052 respectively. In 2001, Jamtara District had 255,921 in its district.

Jamtara Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Jamtara, it stood at 954 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 958. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 954 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 979 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Jamtara Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Jamtara. There were total 130,993 children under age of 0-6 against 119,198 of 2001 census. Of total 130,993 male and female were 67,051 and 63,942 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 954 compared to 979 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 16.56 percent of Jamtara District compared to 18.25 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.69 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Jamtara Houseless Census

In 2011, total 363 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Jamtara district of Jharkhand. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 1,598. This approx 0.20% of total population of Jamtara district.

Jamtara Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 550,560 69.60 %
Muslims 164,406 20.78 %
Christian 4,419 0.56 %
Sikh 520 0.07 %
Buddhist 118 0.01 %
Jain 783 0.10 %
Others 68,564 8.67 %
Not Stated 1,672 0.21 %

Jamtara Population 2015

What is the population of Jamtara in 2015? The fact is, last census for Jamtara district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Jamtara district situated in Jharkhand. As per 2011, Jamtara population is 791,042

Jamtara District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Jamtara population for 2011 census, 9.58 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 75,746 people lives in urban areas of which males are 39,787 and females are 35,959. Sex Ratio in urban region of Jamtara district is 904 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Jamtara district was 921 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 9,749 of which males and females were 5,076 and 4,673. This child population figure of Jamtara district is 12.76 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Jamtara district as per census 2011 is 82.62 % of which males and females are 89.24 % and 75.28 % literates respectively. In actual number 54,528 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 30,975 and 23,553 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 90.42 % population of Jamtara districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Jamtara district population living in rural areas is 715,296 of which males and females are 365,043 and 350,253 respectively. In rural areas of Jamtara district, sex ratio is 959 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Jamtara district is considered, figure is 956 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 121,244 in rural areas of which males were 61,975 and females were 59,269. The child population comprises 16.98 % of total rural population of Jamtara district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Jamtara district is 62.58 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 74.99 and 49.66 percent respectively. In total, 371,784 people were literate of which males and females were 227,285 and 144,499 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 90.42 % 9.58 %
Total Population 715,296 75,746
Male Population 365,043 39,787
Female Population 350,253 35,959
Sex Ratio 959 904
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 956 921
Child Population (0-6) 121,244 9,749
Male Child(0-6) 61,975 5,076
Female Child(0-6) 59,269 4,673
Child Percentage (0-6) 16.95 % 12.87 %
Male Child Percentage 16.98 % 12.76 %
Female Child Percentage 16.92 % 13.00 %
Literates 371,784 54,528
Male Literates 227,285 30,975
Female Literates 144,499 23,553
Average Literacy 62.58 % 82.62 %
Male Literacy 74.99 % 89.24 %
Female Literacy 49.66 % 75.28 %

City/Metros in Jamtara District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Jamtara District
Cities inside Jamtara District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Jamtara District

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