Jamsher Population - Jalandhar, Punjab

Jamsher is a medium size village located in Shahkot Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 94 families residing. The Jamsher village has population of 512 of which 273 are males while 239 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jamsher village population of children with age 0-6 is 73 which makes up 14.26 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jamsher village is 875 which is lower than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Jamsher as per census is 698, lower than Punjab average of 846.

Jamsher village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Jamsher village was 58.54 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Jamsher Male literacy stands at 58.70 % while female literacy rate was 58.37 %.

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

Jamsher Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 94 - -
Population 512 273 239
Child (0-6) 73 43 30
Schedule Caste 461 248 213
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 58.54 % 58.70 % 58.37 %
Total Workers 177 160 17
Main Worker 109 - -
Marginal Worker 68 60 8

Caste Factor

In Jamsher village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 90.04 % of total population in Jamsher village. The village Jamsher currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jamsher village out of total population, 177 were engaged in work activities. 61.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 177 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 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