Jhilua Population - Dumka, Jharkhand

Jhilua is a medium size village located in Jama Block of Dumka district, Jharkhand with total 101 families residing. The Jhilua village has population of 479 of which 241 are males while 238 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jhilua village population of children with age 0-6 is 71 which makes up 14.82 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jhilua village is 988 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Jhilua as per census is 868, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Jhilua village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Jhilua village was 58.33 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Jhilua Male literacy stands at 71.43 % while female literacy rate was 45.37 %.

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

Jhilua Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 101 - -
Population 479 241 238
Child (0-6) 71 38 33
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 479 241 238
Literacy 58.33 % 71.43 % 45.37 %
Total Workers 261 133 128
Main Worker 141 - -
Marginal Worker 120 56 64

Caste Factor

In Jhilua village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Jhilua village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Jhilua village of Dumka.

Work Profile

In Jhilua village out of total population, 261 were engaged in work activities. 54.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 261 workers engaged in Main Work, 130 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 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