Jafarpur is a medium size village located in Sheohar Block of Sheohar district, Bihar with total 397 families residing. The Jafarpur village has population of 1776 of which 940 are males while 836 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Jafarpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 393 which makes up 22.13 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jafarpur village is 889 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Jafarpur as per census is 1058, higher than Bihar average of 935.
Jafarpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Jafarpur village was 55.89 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Jafarpur Male literacy stands at 64.75 % while female literacy rate was 45.43 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jafarpur 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 Jafarpur village.
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In Jafarpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.11 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.06 % of total population in Jafarpur village.
In Jafarpur village out of total population, 466 were engaged in work activities. 63.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 466 workers engaged in Main Work, 48 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 225 were Agricultural labourer.