Jhira is a medium size village located in Naina Devi Tehsil of Bilaspur district, Himachal Pradesh with total 116 families residing. The Jhira village has population of 634 of which 339 are males while 295 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Jhira village population of children with age 0-6 is 59 which makes up 9.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jhira village is 870 which is lower than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Jhira as per census is 844, lower than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.
Jhira village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Jhira village was 80.52 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Jhira Male literacy stands at 87.95 % while female literacy rate was 72.01 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jhira 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 Jhira village.
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In Jhira village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.07 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 30.44 % of total population in Jhira village.
In Jhira village out of total population, 403 were engaged in work activities. 56.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 403 workers engaged in Main Work, 183 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.