Bijra is a medium size village located in Herhanj Block of Latehar district, Jharkhand with total 139 families residing. The Bijra village has population of 825 of which 455 are males while 370 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Bijra village population of children with age 0-6 is 195 which makes up 23.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bijra village is 813 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Bijra as per census is 696, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.
Bijra village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Bijra village was 52.06 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Bijra Male literacy stands at 62.35 % while female literacy rate was 40.00 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Bijra 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 Bijra village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.24 % of total population in Bijra village.
The village Bijra currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Bijra village out of total population, 403 were engaged in work activities. 57.32 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.68 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 403 workers engaged in Main Work, 94 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 120 were Agricultural labourer.