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Birgaon Population - Jamtara, Jharkhand

Birgaon is a medium size village located in Jamtara Block of Jamtara district, Jharkhand with total 332 families residing. The Birgaon village has population of 1526 of which 801 are males while 725 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Birgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 278 which makes up 18.22 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Birgaon village is 905 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Birgaon as per census is 866, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Birgaon village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Birgaon village was 68.03 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Birgaon Male literacy stands at 79.91 % while female literacy rate was 55.03 %.

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

Birgaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 332 - -
Population 1,526 801 725
Child (0-6) 278 149 129
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 698 367 331
Literacy 68.03 % 79.91 % 55.03 %
Total Workers 757 398 359
Main Worker 199 - -
Marginal Worker 558 258 300

Caste Factor

In Birgaon village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 45.74 % of total population in Birgaon village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Birgaon village of Jamtara.

Work Profile

In Birgaon village out of total population, 757 were engaged in work activities. 26.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 757 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 38 were Agricultural labourer.