Mihijam is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Jamtara, Jharkhand. The Mihijam city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Mihijam Nagar Panchayat has population of 40,463 of which 21,401 are males while 19,062 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5057 which is 12.50 % of total population of Mihijam (NP). In Mihijam Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 891 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Mihijam is around 910 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Mihijam city is 82.96 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Mihijam, Male literacy is around 89.64 % while female literacy rate is 75.45 %.
Mihijam Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 8,139 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Mihijam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.31 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.05 % of total population in Mihijam (NP).
Mihijam Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,439 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,406 were males while 2,033 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12439 working population, 70.81 % were engaged in Main Work while 29.19 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Mihijam 2021 Population
The next census for Mihijam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.