Jalda is a Census Town city in district of Sundargarh, Orissa. The Jalda Census Town has population of 15,789 of which 7,933 are males while 7,856 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1829 which is 11.58 % of total population of Jalda (CT). In Jalda Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 990 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jalda is around 944 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Jalda city is 75.92 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Jalda, Male literacy is around 84.73 % while female literacy rate is 67.09 %.
Jalda Census Town has total administration over 3,482 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Jalda Caste Factor
In Jalda (CT), most of the (CT) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 53.01 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 10.22 % of total population in Jalda (CT).
Jalda Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,749 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,259 were males while 1,490 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5749 working population, 75.75 % were engaged in Main Work while 24.25 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Jalda 2021 Population
The next census for Jalda Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.