Jarur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Jarur is a large village located in Raghunathganj - I Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1341 families residing. The Jarur village has population of 6435 of which 3239 are males while 3196 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jarur village population of children with age 0-6 is 954 which makes up 14.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jarur village is 987 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Jarur as per census is 1083, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Jarur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Jarur village was 57.95 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Jarur Male literacy stands at 61.13 % while female literacy rate was 54.67 %.

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

Jarur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,341 - -
Population 6,435 3,239 3,196
Child (0-6) 954 458 496
Schedule Caste 853 419 434
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 57.95 % 61.13 % 54.67 %
Total Workers 2,473 1,826 647
Main Worker 1,774 - -
Marginal Worker 699 265 434

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.26 % of total population in Jarur village. The village Jarur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jarur village out of total population, 2473 were engaged in work activities. 71.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2473 workers engaged in Main Work, 240 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 397 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