Jarhi is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Surguja, Chhattisgarh. The Jarhi city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jarhi Nagar Panchayat has population of 7,228 of which 3,766 are males while 3,462 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 909 which is 12.58 % of total population of Jarhi (NP). In Jarhi Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 919 against state average of 991. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jarhi is around 922 compared to Chhattisgarh state average of 969. Literacy rate of Jarhi city is 84.06 % higher than state average of 70.28 %. In Jarhi, Male literacy is around 89.49 % while female literacy rate is 78.16 %.
Jarhi Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,513 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.
Jarhi Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 9.38 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.43 % of total population in Jarhi (NP).
Jarhi Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,069 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,701 were males while 368 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2069 working population, 82.41 % were engaged in Main Work while 17.59 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Jarhi 2021 Population
The next census for Jarhi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.