Jhansi is a Cantonment Board city in district of Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh. The Jhansi city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jhansi Cantonment Board has population of 28,343 of which 17,023 are males while 11,320 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3404 which is 12.01 % of total population of Jhansi (CB). In Jhansi Cantonment Board, Female Sex Ratio is of 665 against state average of 912. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jhansi is around 778 compared to Uttar Pradesh state average of 902. Literacy rate of Jhansi city is 93.64 % higher than state average of 67.68 %. In Jhansi, Male literacy is around 96.48 % while female literacy rate is 89.29 %.
Jhansi Cantonment Board has total administration over 5,925 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Cantonment Board limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Jhansi Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.71 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Jhansi (CB).
Jhansi Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,397 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,157 were males while 1,240 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12397 working population, 92.89 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.11 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.