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Jarakel Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Jarakel is a medium size village located in Rania Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 55 families residing. The Jarakel village has population of 284 of which 140 are males while 144 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jarakel village population of children with age 0-6 is 36 which makes up 12.68 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jarakel village is 1029 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Jarakel as per census is 895, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Jarakel village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Jarakel village was 72.18 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Jarakel Male literacy stands at 83.47 % while female literacy rate was 61.42 %.

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

Jarakel Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 55 - -
Population 284 140 144
Child (0-6) 36 19 17
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 170 81 89
Literacy 72.18 % 83.47 % 61.42 %
Total Workers 226 108 118
Main Worker 49 - -
Marginal Worker 177 64 113

Caste Factor

In Jarakel village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 59.86 % of total population in Jarakel village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Jarakel village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Jarakel village out of total population, 226 were engaged in work activities. 21.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 78.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 226 workers engaged in Main Work, 47 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.