Arjanwal is a medium size village located in Jalandhar - I Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 368 families residing. The Arjanwal village has population of 1695 of which 873 are males while 822 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Arjanwal village population of children with age 0-6 is 176 which makes up 10.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Arjanwal village is 942 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Arjanwal as per census is 778, lower than Punjab average of 846.
Arjanwal village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Arjanwal village was 76.76 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Arjanwal Male literacy stands at 83.33 % while female literacy rate was 69.93 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Arjanwal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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In Arjanwal village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.52 % of total population in Arjanwal village.
The village Arjanwal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Arjanwal village out of total population, 537 were engaged in work activities. 98.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 537 workers engaged in Main Work, 175 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.