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Jagu Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Jagu is a medium size village located in Torpa Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 126 families residing. The Jagu village has population of 767 of which 360 are males while 407 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jagu village population of children with age 0-6 is 144 which makes up 18.77 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jagu village is 1131 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Jagu as per census is 1057, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Jagu village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Jagu village was 56.34 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Jagu Male literacy stands at 69.31 % while female literacy rate was 45.05 %.

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

Jagu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 126 - -
Population 767 360 407
Child (0-6) 144 70 74
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 763 358 405
Literacy 56.34 % 69.31 % 45.05 %
Total Workers 408 188 220
Main Worker 246 - -
Marginal Worker 162 47 115

Caste Factor

In Jagu village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.48 % of total population in Jagu village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Jagu village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Jagu village out of total population, 408 were engaged in work activities. 60.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 408 workers engaged in Main Work, 237 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.