Jokajal Marai Population - Purnia, Bihar

Jokajal Marai is a large village located in Krityanand Nagar Block of Purnia district, Bihar with total 578 families residing. The Jokajal Marai village has population of 3149 of which 1622 are males while 1527 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jokajal Marai village population of children with age 0-6 is 711 which makes up 22.58 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jokajal Marai village is 941 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Jokajal Marai as per census is 1026, higher than Bihar average of 935.

Jokajal Marai village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Jokajal Marai village was 46.47 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Jokajal Marai Male literacy stands at 53.89 % while female literacy rate was 38.39 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jokajal Marai 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 Jokajal Marai village.

Jokajal Marai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 578 - -
Population 3,149 1,622 1,527
Child (0-6) 711 351 360
Schedule Caste 12 6 6
Schedule Tribe 832 432 400
Literacy 46.47 % 53.89 % 38.39 %
Total Workers 923 742 181
Main Worker 733 - -
Marginal Worker 190 80 110

Caste Factor

Jokajal Marai village of Purnia has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 26.42 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.38 % of total population in Jokajal Marai village.

Work Profile

In Jokajal Marai village out of total population, 923 were engaged in work activities. 79.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 923 workers engaged in Main Work, 142 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 398 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149