Puhaniya Population - Jhunjhunun, Rajasthan

Puhaniya is a large village located in Buhana Tehsil of Jhunjhunun district, Rajasthan with total 415 families residing. The Puhaniya village has population of 2226 of which 1166 are males while 1060 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Puhaniya village population of children with age 0-6 is 246 which makes up 11.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Puhaniya village is 909 which is lower than Rajasthan state average of 928. Child Sex Ratio for the Puhaniya as per census is 850, lower than Rajasthan average of 888.

Puhaniya village has higher literacy rate compared to Rajasthan. In 2011, literacy rate of Puhaniya village was 74.85 % compared to 66.11 % of Rajasthan. In Puhaniya Male literacy stands at 88.38 % while female literacy rate was 60.08 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Puhaniya village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Puhaniya village.

Puhaniya Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 415 - -
Population 2,226 1,166 1,060
Child (0-6) 246 133 113
Schedule Caste 340 183 157
Schedule Tribe 11 3 8
Literacy 74.85 % 88.38 % 60.08 %
Total Workers 1,029 520 509
Main Worker 437 - -
Marginal Worker 592 265 327

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.27 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.49 % of total population in Puhaniya village.

Work Profile

In Puhaniya village out of total population, 1029 were engaged in work activities. 42.47 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57.53 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1029 workers engaged in Main Work, 290 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149