Jharia is a medium size village located in Chainpur Block of Kaimur district, Bihar with total 116 families residing. The Jharia village has population of 638 of which 345 are males while 293 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Jharia village population of children with age 0-6 is 108 which makes up 16.93 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jharia village is 849 which is lower than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Jharia as per census is 1077, higher than Bihar average of 935.
Jharia village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Jharia village was 52.26 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Jharia Male literacy stands at 66.55 % while female literacy rate was 34.60 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jharia 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 Jharia village.
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In Jharia village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 31.82 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 26.65 % of total population in Jharia village.
In Jharia village out of total population, 179 were engaged in work activities. 55.31 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.69 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 179 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 55 were Agricultural labourer.