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Jhakra Shaikh Population - Muzaffarpur, Bihar

Jhakra Shaikh is a large village located in Marwan Block of Muzaffarpur district, Bihar with total 535 families residing. The Jhakra Shaikh village has population of 2901 of which 1524 are males while 1377 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jhakra Shaikh village population of children with age 0-6 is 612 which makes up 21.10 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jhakra Shaikh village is 904 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Jhakra Shaikh as per census is 877, lower than Bihar average of 935.

Jhakra Shaikh village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Jhakra Shaikh village was 61.12 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Jhakra Shaikh Male literacy stands at 68.53 % while female literacy rate was 52.98 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jhakra Shaikh 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 Jhakra Shaikh village.

Jhakra Shaikh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 535 - -
Population 2,901 1,524 1,377
Child (0-6) 612 326 286
Schedule Caste 232 117 115
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 61.12 % 68.53 % 52.98 %
Total Workers 912 687 225
Main Worker 525 - -
Marginal Worker 387 197 190

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.00 % of total population in Jhakra Shaikh village. The village Jhakra Shaikh currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jhakra Shaikh village out of total population, 912 were engaged in work activities. 57.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 912 workers engaged in Main Work, 259 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 178 were Agricultural labourer.