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Japut Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Japut is a medium size village located in Rania Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 99 families residing. The Japut village has population of 542 of which 275 are males while 267 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Japut village population of children with age 0-6 is 94 which makes up 17.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Japut village is 971 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Japut as per census is 1238, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Japut village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Japut village was 57.81 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Japut Male literacy stands at 64.38 % while female literacy rate was 50.70 %.

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

Japut Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 99 - -
Population 542 275 267
Child (0-6) 94 42 52
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 376 192 184
Literacy 57.81 % 64.38 % 50.70 %
Total Workers 308 159 149
Main Worker 208 - -
Marginal Worker 100 43 57

Caste Factor

In Japut village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 69.37 % of total population in Japut village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Japut village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Japut village out of total population, 308 were engaged in work activities. 67.53 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.47 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 308 workers engaged in Main Work, 201 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.